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William Young Warren Ripley
Birth: Dec. 31, 1832
Middlebury
Addison County
Vermont, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1905
Rutland
Rutland County
Vermont, USA

Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor Recipient. Served in the Civil War as Lieutenant Colonel of the 1st United States Sharpshooters. He was awarded the CMOH for his bravery at the Battle of Malvern Hill, Virginia on July 1, 1862. His citation reads "At a critical moment brought up two regiments, which he led against the enemy himself, being severely wounded". His Medal was issued on March 11, 1893. (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  William Young Ripley (1797 - 1875)
  Jane Betsey Warren Ripley (1808 - 1884)
 
 Spouse:
  Cornelia Ann Thomas Ripley (1836 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Elizabeth Ripley (1858 - ____)*
  William Thomas Ripley (1860 - 1893)*
  Janet Warren Ripley Dorr (1863 - ____)*
  Thomas Emerson Ripley (1865 - 1956)*
  Charles Edward Ripley (1867 - 1893)*
  Hastings Warren Ripley (1871 - 1871)*
 
 Siblings:
  Julia Caroline Ripley Dorr (1825 - 1913)**
  William Young Warren Ripley (1832 - 1905)
  Mary Jane Ripley Fisher (1834 - 1873)*
  Mary Janette Ripley Fisher (1834 - 1873)*
  Helen Jane Ripley Myers (1837 - 1865)*
  Henry James Ripley (1837 - 1837)*
  Edward Hastings Ripley (1839 - 1915)*
  Charles Henry Ripley (1842 - 1887)*
  Agnes Warren Ripley Parker (1844 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Rutland
Rutland County
Vermont, USA
Plot: Ripley Circle, north of Sec. 28
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 11, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 22689
William Young Warren Ripley
Added by: David M. Rider
 
William Young Warren Ripley
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
William Young Warren Ripley
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
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