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James H McMillen

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James H McMillen Veteran

Birth
Jefferson County, New York, USA
Death
27 May 1895 (aged 55–56)
Burial
Round Lake, Lake County, Illinois, USA GPS-Latitude: 42.3367691, Longitude: -88.1084255
Memorial ID
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See the Fort Hill Cemetery website for further information at: https://www.forthillcemetery.org/

From the "History of the 96th Illinois Volunteer Infantry" (1887):
James H. McMillan. Age 23; born in Jefferson County, New York; farmer; enlisted from Fremont; was detailed on gunboat "Newsboy," on the Cumberland River, and served there until the close of the war; m. o. at Nashville, Tenn., June 24, 1865. Is farming near Hainesville.

Married Aurilla Elizabeth Fuller, February 6, 1867
Contributor: D. Dretske - [email protected]

His children were: Allen Alfred McMillen, Nina Emily (McMillen) Rote, Willis John McMillen and Edna (McMillen) Fulton.

per Illinois Civil War Detail Report:
Name: McMillen, James H
Rank: Pvt
Company B
Unit: 96 IL US Inf.
Residence: Fremont, Lake Co, IL
Age 23
Height: 5'11
Hair: Light
Eyes: Blue
Complexion: Fair
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Farmer
Nativity: NY
Joined When: Aug 9, 1862
Joined Where: Avon, IL
Joined By Whom: Salisbury
Period: 3 Yrs
Must In: Sep 5, 1862
Muster In Where: Rockford, IL
Muster Out: Jun 24, 1865
Muster Out Where: Springfield, IL
Muster Out By Whom: CPT Montgomery
See the Fort Hill Cemetery website for further information at: https://www.forthillcemetery.org/

From the "History of the 96th Illinois Volunteer Infantry" (1887):
James H. McMillan. Age 23; born in Jefferson County, New York; farmer; enlisted from Fremont; was detailed on gunboat "Newsboy," on the Cumberland River, and served there until the close of the war; m. o. at Nashville, Tenn., June 24, 1865. Is farming near Hainesville.

Married Aurilla Elizabeth Fuller, February 6, 1867
Contributor: D. Dretske - [email protected]

His children were: Allen Alfred McMillen, Nina Emily (McMillen) Rote, Willis John McMillen and Edna (McMillen) Fulton.

per Illinois Civil War Detail Report:
Name: McMillen, James H
Rank: Pvt
Company B
Unit: 96 IL US Inf.
Residence: Fremont, Lake Co, IL
Age 23
Height: 5'11
Hair: Light
Eyes: Blue
Complexion: Fair
Marital Status: Single
Occupation: Farmer
Nativity: NY
Joined When: Aug 9, 1862
Joined Where: Avon, IL
Joined By Whom: Salisbury
Period: 3 Yrs
Must In: Sep 5, 1862
Muster In Where: Rockford, IL
Muster Out: Jun 24, 1865
Muster Out Where: Springfield, IL
Muster Out By Whom: CPT Montgomery

Inscription

Jas. McMillen
Co B
96 Ill. Inf.



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