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Pvt Henry C. Collier

Pvt Henry C. Collier

Birth
Appleton, Knox County, Illinois, USA
Death 10 Nov 1918 (aged 77)
Dayton, Lyon County, Nevada, USA
Burial Dayton, Lyon County, Nevada, USA
Plot Unknown
Memorial ID 5030177 · View Source
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Pvt. Henry C. Collier Served with Co.G 11th Illinois Vol. Inf. During the Civil War of 1861-65
Born in Knox County Ill. in 1841 he enlisted in the Union Army on June 12th 1862 at age 21 and served until discharged on July 9th 1865. He moved out west to Nevada in 1869 first living in Gold Hill NV then Later Virginia City NV. And for a short time he lived in California. He finaly moved to Dayton NV in 1889 and lived there until his death on Nov. 10th 1918 at age 77. He died of the Spanish Flu during the great epidemic of 1918-19.
The Attached photo is Courtesy of the Collier Family of Virginia City NV Who were kind enough to let me copy it for find a grave,
It was taken some time in the 1870s/80s in Stockton CA By photographer M.M. Hazeltine its IDed on the back as "Granddad H. Collier "


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  • Created by: Herbert Rickards
  • Added: 2 Aug 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5030177
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Henry C. Collier (8 May 1841–10 Nov 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5030177, citing Dayton Cemetery, Dayton, Lyon County, Nevada, USA ; Maintained by Herbert Rickards (contributor 10274696) .