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Person Page 82

William Simonton McDILL1,2,3

born 19 August 1839, died 20 December 1861

Facts and Notes

  • Birth: 19 August 18391,2,3
  • Residence: 1850; Chester County, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 104
  • Residence: 1860; Chester County, South Carolina, USAB; Age: 205
  • Military: 1861; He was a private assigned to Company G, 6th Regiment, South Carolina Infantry, when he was killed at the Battle of Drainsville1,6
  • Death: 20 December 1861; Dranesville, Fairfax County, Virginia, USAB; Age: 22; killed at the Battle of Dranesville at at Drainsville Virginia1,2,3
  • Burial: After 20 December 1861; Moffatt-Strong-McDill Cemetery, Chester County, South Carolina, USAB2,3

Citations

  1. [S260] Robert McDill Woods and Iva Godfrey Woods, McDills in America: A History of the Descendents of John McDill and Janet Leslie of County Antrim, Ireland, page 8
  2. [S403] Ancestry.com, U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current, Record for William S McDill
  3. [S362] Online database, Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 25 November 2017), memorial page for William S McDill (19 Aug 1839–20 Dec 1861), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55348593, citing Moffatt-Strong-McDill Cemetery, Chester, Chester County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by janine mcquiston (contributor 46941674)
  4. [S398] Ancestry.com, 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Roll: M432_851; Page: 2A; Image: 9, Record for Thomas McDill
  5. [S356] Ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Chester, South Carolina; Roll: M653_1217; Page: 38; Image: 80; Family History Library Film: 805217, Record for Thomas McDill
  6. [S262] National Archives and Records Administration, "Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (CWSS)", National Park Service, Department of the Interior, Soldiers and Sailors Database, "Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System (CWSS)". Online database. National Park Service, Department of the Interior. Soldiers and Sailors Database, Record for W.S. McDill (https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-soldiers-detail.htm?soldierId=E6C3D7B7-DC7A-DF11-BF36-B8AC6F5D926A; accessed 25 Nov 2017)