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William Kingsley
Birth: 1781
Death: 1906

Born in Ireland, he served in The Royal Navy where he fought in the War of 1812, the battle of Trafalgar and the the Crimean War (under Horatio Nelson). In 1857, after the war was over, Kingsley moved to Bloomfield, Mo. In 1861, he became the oldest man to enlist in the Confederate Navy (at the age of 80) and served until the end of the Civil war retiring from the Military in 1865 at the age of 84. He died quietly in Bloomfield, Mo. purportedly at the age of 125. 
 
Burial:
Bloomfield Cemetery
Bloomfield (Stoddard County)
Stoddard County
Missouri, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 01, 2000
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William Kingsley
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William Kingsley
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William Kingsley
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God bless you on Patriot Day (belated), the day we remember how 19 faceless cowards killed over 3,000 innocents. Rest in Peace.
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Sep. 14, 2014
God bless you and thank you for your honorable, selfless service. Rest in Peace.
- LTC B, USAR (ret)
 Added: Aug. 29, 2014
God bless you, Son of the Emerald Isle. Rest in Peace.
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Jul. 27, 2014
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