HAMILTON MORTIMER HENNESSEE

Male 1845 - 1929


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  • Name  HAMILTON MORTIMER HENNESSEE  [1, 2
    Born  27 Jan 1845  Burke County, N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender  Male 
    Died  17 Mar 1929  Warren County, TN. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID  I282  Welcomer and Poor Relatives
    Last Modified  18 Aug 2017 

    Father  ARCHIBALD WILCHER HENNESSEE,   b. 25 Sep 1802, Burke County, N.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1875, Warren County, TN. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  JANE NEAL,   b. 19 Sep 1802, East Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1892 
    Married  29 Aug 1822  [5
    Family ID  F142  Group Sheet

    Family  MARY CORA CORNELIA MILLER,   b. 26 Jul 1857,   d. 15 Dec 1939 
    Married  1 Feb 1879  [3
    Children 
     1. Eva Hennessee,   b. ?
     2. Clara Hennessee,   b. ?
     3. LELA BERNICE HENNESSEE,   b. 27 Nov 1879, Dekalb Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Sep 1966, McMinnville, Tenn. Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Grover Cleveland Hennessee,   b. 4 Mar 1885
    Family ID  F60  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Hennessee, Hamilton D CWVQ,CSR,Pension Mortimer
      From Warren Co. Enlisted 3/8/63 at Tullahoma Tn. Was wounded twice. Stayed
      with two aunts near Dalton Ga. After Franklin went home and had pluresy.
      Captured by some of his own regiment that went over to the Yankees. Saysat
      Jonesboro Ga. his Company had only 2 officers and 4 privates. Says his
      brother, Lt. J.P.A. Hennessee, was wounded at Murfreesboro and Atlanta. At
      battle of Jonesboro Ga. was barefoot and had blood blisters on bottom of
      feet. There is a Hennessee Cemetery in Warren Co. Pension #13623 filed
      7/6/1912 accepted. Living in Cannon Co. Born in Warren Co. in 1845.Wounded
      at Chickamauga and Jonesboro Ga. Said he took the Oath in 2/65 after being
      threatened, and was in bed sick with pleursey. Had wife and four children.
      Wounded in two places in his leg at Chickamauga. H.W. Blanks stated thathe
      was wounded between him and his brother. Left service 12/13/64. Stated he
      had permission to go home from Capt. York after Franklin to recuperate and
      gather recruits. Youngest son of the family. His sister lost her husbandin
      the war. "We followed our torn and tattered banner through every battle
      which it floated" Widow's pensiom #9600 filed 7/19/1929 accepted. Married
      11/14/1878. Her maiden name was Cora Miller, born in Warren Co. in 1857.He
      died 3/17/1929 at McMinnville. Had four children. Lived 2.5 milesnortheast
      of McMinnville with her son Grover. Her father was J.L. Miller. She died
      12/15/1940. A Mrs. Lela Grizzle of Smithville was the administrator of her
      will (probably her daughter).


      this came from Wiinky - he got it from Loretta Inglis

  • Sources 
    1. [S203] Robert Tramel.

    2. [S213] Shelia Garrison , on ancestry.com.

    3. [S213] Shelia Garrison .

    4. [S246] Warren County, Tennessee death records, sheet 222.

    5. [S274] Loretta Inglis glinglis@bellsouth.net, date.


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