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John Encill MacGowan
Birth: Sep. 30, 1831
Death: Apr. 12, 1903

Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. Beginning his Civil War service as a 2nd Lieutenant in the 21st Ohio Volunteer Infantry, he was promoted to Captain in the 111th Ohio Volunteer Infantry before being assigned as the Provost Marshal on the staff of Brigadier General Henry M. Judah. He then was promoted to Colonel and commander of the 1st Unuted States Colored Heavy Artillery. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services during the war". (bio by: Russ Dodge) 
Family links: 
  Samuel McGowan (1796 - 1860)
  Susanna Hartzell McGowen (1797 - 1864)
  Malvina Marie Johnson MacGowan (1836 - 1896)*
  Francis Gordon MacGowan (1858 - 1900)*
  Josiah McGouen (1822 - 1831)*
  George McGowan (1825 - 1898)*
  Elizabeth McGowan Davis (1827 - 1916)*
  Andrew McGowan (1828 - 1907)*
  John Encill MacGowan (1831 - 1903)
  Dorothy McGowan Finch (1832 - 1911)*
  Eli D. McGowan (1835 - 1899)*
  Jonas Hartzell McGowan (1837 - 1909)*
  Frederick Hartzell McGowan (1839 - 1921)*
  Mary Maria McGowan Neihardt (1840 - 1913)*
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Chattanooga Memorial Park
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
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Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Sep 30, 2005
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- SFC Kathline Forrester
 Added: Dec. 21, 2016
Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Apr. 12, 2016

- R I P
 Added: Apr. 12, 2015
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