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John Levi BILLINGTON (VETERAN CSA)

Markley Cemetery
Young County,
Texas

CSA
12 Texas Cavalry
Civil War Confederate
17 June 1859 - 26 October 1895
Mason

John was born in Bedford County, Tennessee, he married Louise Kimbrough in 1851 in Kentucky.

In 1862, at age 33, he enlisted for a 1 year hitch with some mounted unit, but left them as soon as they arrived at their destination. (Presumably at Arkansas Post. In 1863 he signed up for a 3 year hitch with the 12th Texas Cavalry, with whom he served in the Little Rock and Red River Campaigns.

John died in Parker County Texas.

Parents:
Samuel W. Billington
1785–1846

Spouse: (Wed 1861)
Louisia Virginia (Kimbrough) Billington
1834–1912

Children:
Isabelle Billington Elmore
1850–1908

Albert Billington
1857–1918

Mary Agnes Billington Welker
1861–1942

Tabitha Marie Billington Valentine
1865–1886

John Lewis Billington
1868–1944

Annie Virginia Billington Goodin
1874–1960

Benjamin Franklin Billington
1876–1962

Contributed on 3/22/20 by r19g49r
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Submitted: 3/22/20 • Approved: 3/26/20 • Last Updated: 3/29/20 • R286435-G0-S3

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