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John McConnell
Birth: Dec. 5, 1824
Madison County
New York, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1898
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA

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) 
Family links: 
  James McConnell (1790 - 1867)
  Sarah Smith McConnell (1791 - 1855)
  Elizabeth Carrington Parsons McConnell (1830 - 1905)*
  James Hoppin McConnell (1852 - 1909)*
  Sarah McConnell Hoppin (1814 - 1908)*
  Edward F. McConnell (1816 - 1893)*
  Jane McConnell (1819 - 1819)*
  Andrew Brindley McConnell (1819 - 1904)*
  James McConnell (1823 - 1836)*
  John McConnell (1824 - 1898)
*Calculated relationship
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 10, Lot 58
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 21, 2001
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- Carol M
 Added: Apr. 25, 2017
Thank you, General for your service to our country during our American Civil War. May you rest in peace, sir.
- Daniel Moran
 Added: Mar. 14, 2017

- Mary Alequin
 Added: Oct. 22, 2015
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