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Capt Erastus Colton Hankins

Capt Erastus Colton Hankins

Birth
Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA
Death 7 Jul 1909 (aged 77)
Covington, Kenton County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Fort Mitchell, Kenton County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Sect. 3 Lot 252 Grave 1
Memorial ID 96020679 · View Source
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Erastus was born 25 Nov. 1831 in Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, USA, the son of Absalom Hankins (1792 – 1863) Catherine McCarty (1795 – 1860). He married 21 Jun 1868 Covington Sarah Bateman Hay (1843 – 1917). Erastus died 7 Jul 1909 in Kenton, Kentucky, USA. His brother was William T. Hankins.

Enlistment Date: 24 Apr 1861. Promoted to Full Sergeant on 25 Nov 1861. Promoted to Full Corporal on 01 Aug 1861.Enlisted in Company C, Ohio 13th Infantry Regiment on 06 May 1861. Enlisted in Company D, Ohio 13th Infantry Regiment on 26 Jun 1861. Mustered out on 28 Jun 1861. Promoted to Full 1st Lieutenant on 30 Sep 1864. Promoted to Full Captain on 25 Oct 1865. Mustered out on 05 Dec 1865.
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Bio by: Marshall Lloyd


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Capt.
E. C. Hankins
Born
Nov. 25, 1831
Died
July 7, 1909.
Soldier, Rest They Warfare O'er.
Sleep The Sleep That
Knows No Breaking.
Dream of Battlefield
No More.
Days Of Danger Night
Of Waking.
Capt. Co. D 13th O.V.I.


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  • Created by: Todd Whitesides
  • Added: 26 Aug 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 96020679
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Capt Erastus Colton Hankins (25 Nov 1831–7 Jul 1909), Find A Grave Memorial no. 96020679, citing Highland Cemetery, Fort Mitchell, Kenton County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Todd Whitesides (contributor 47553735) .