Hiram Kenneth Pettit

Hiram Kenneth Pettit

Birth
White County, Tennessee, USA
Death 10 Mar 1893 (aged 63)
Thebes, Alexander County, Illinois, USA
Burial Thebes, Alexander County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 98812038 · View Source
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Civil War Company C
Unit 130 Illinois Infantry transferred to 77th
Allegiance Union

Hiram enrolled in the Civil War on 8-8-1862 and was honorably discharged 8-15-1865. He was slightly wounded in the shoulder at Vicksburg. Personal description: 52 years old, 5'6, light complexion, dark hair, blue eyes. Lists him as a farmer prior to enrolling. On 1-15-1863, Hiram contracted bronchitis caused by exposure incident.


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"Weep not my wife and children all, From your Father Christ doth call, Weep not for me it is in vain, To call me to your side again"

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  • Created by: Charles Drewes
  • Added: 13 Oct 2012
  • Find a Grave Memorial 98812038
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hiram Kenneth Pettit (8 Nov 1829–10 Mar 1893), Find a Grave Memorial no. 98812038, citing Thebes Cemetery, Thebes, Alexander County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Charles Drewes (contributor 47310053) .