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John McConnell
Birth: Dec. 5, 1824
Death: Mar. 14, 1898

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Served in the Civil War first as the Major of the 3rd Illinois Volunteer Cavalry, then as Provost Marshal General of the Army of the Southwest, then finally as Colonel and commander of the 5th Illinois Volunteer Cavalry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "gallant and meritorious services during the war". (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Carrington Parsons McConnell (1830 - 1905)*
 
 Children:
  James Hoppin McConnell (1852 - 1909)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Springfield
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 10, Lot 58
 
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Record added: Nov 21, 2001
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His father was James McConnell 1790-1867 and his mother was Sarah Sally Smith McConnell 1791-1855. They were married in 1811.
- Ed. McConnell
 Added: Apr. 2, 2014

- BIRDMAN
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