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The Tampico Area Historical Society encompasses parts of Whiteside County and Bureau County in Illinois. Focus is on Tampico, Hume Twp., Hahnaman/Deer Grove, & Prophetstown in Whiteside County & Yorktown & Thomas in Bureau County.
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VivianG
5 posts
Feb 28, 2007
2:29 PM
Russell, Levi L. Co. A 9 IL US Cav. Bureau Co. Civil War Vet. Buried in Los Angeles National Cemetery, Sec.34, Row D, Site 15. He was a resident of the Old Soldier's Home at the time of his death on 18 Nov. 1927.

Levi L. Russell was a brother to James Franklin "Frank" Russell, buried in Fairfield Cemetery and Larkum Corey Russell, buried in Tampico Memorial Cemetery..

Last Edited by on Feb 28, 2007 2:32 PM
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Denise
527 posts
Mar 01, 2007
5:12 AM
Hi Vivian,
I'm glad you posted this as it brought my attention to their listing in the TMC. I see the dates are incorrect for L C Russell. Not sure if it is a typo on my part or if it incorrect on original. I'll check at the Hist. Soc., but do you happen to have the birth/death dates for L .C. Russell?

I have added a link to this msg from the ROLL OF HONOR page

Roll of Honor




Thanks,
Denise
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Denise
Family History Coordinator
Tampico Area Historical Society

Last Edited by on Mar 01, 2007 5:19 AM
JackP
32 posts
Mar 04, 2007
1:27 PM
Thomas H. Benton Davis
Family home was Sec. 3, Hahnaman Twp.
Sources:
His obituary, published, Standard, 20 Nov. 1919
"He joined the army when he was fourteen years old and served during the war."


Page 235, History of Whiteside County, Bent - Wilson 1877, "James Renner, Walter Johnson, T. B. Davis, --------and some others enlisted in different Illinois regiments, the names of which we could not ascertain."

Burial, Minneapolis, Minnesota


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