HENDERSON TILLY
1 stTENNESSEE MOUNTED INFANTRY
USA

PERSONAL INFORMATION

Born: About 1820 in North Carolina
Died: 3 September 1875 in Putnam County, TN
Buried: Grimes Cemetery, Putnam County, TN
Parents:

Married: Mary Cardwell on 8 December 1844 in White County, Tn
Born: about 1824 in White County, TN
Died: after 1880 in Putnam County, TN
Buried: Probably buried in Grimes Cemetery, Putnam County, TN
Parents: George C. and Avarella/Avis Bishop

Children:

  1. Rebecca Tilley
  2. Rhoda Tilley
  3. William G. Tilley
  4. Alexander Tilley
  5. Mary Tilley
  6. Alfred Tilley
  7. Margaret Tilley
  8. Monroe Tilley
  9. Lavendar Tilley

RELATIVES WHO SERVED

  • Son-in-Law: Sandy A. Hickey - 1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry - USA
  • Son-in-Law: Meredith Deweese - 1st Tennessee Mounted Infantry - USA

MILITARY INFORMATION

1 stTennessee Mounted Infantry
Company C

ABSTRACT:

  • Entered the service as a Private and left the service as a Private
  • Age: 44
  • Enlisted 21 Oct 1863 in Carthage
  • Enlistment - 31 Dec 1863: Present
  • Jan - Jun 1864: Present
  • Mustered Out 13 Dec 1864

US PENSION APPLICATION

  • None Found

CENSUS DATA

  • 1850 Census: White County, TN, Page 90
  • 1860 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 50
  • 1870 Census: Putnam County, TN, Page 161

ADDITIONAL DATA

  • Death Date obtained from "Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Civil War Veterans, 1879-1903 " - Ancestry.com
  • Estate Settlement with Mary Tilley Adminx of the Estate of Henderson Tilley; Dated: 1 July 1878. (Putnam County, TN Adminstration & Estate Settlements 1878 - 1907, Page 42)