Van Gundy Family Tree

Notes for John PURVIS

He was a carpenter.

Residences & events:

1860 Moultrie Co, IL. At census time he was living with cousin, Enoch Purvis, as a farm laborer.

7/25/1861 He joined Civil War efforts by enlisting in Co B 75h IL Inf, serving in the TN fighting, including the Battle of Shiloh.

12/3/1862 St Louis, MO. He was discharged by a surgeon's certificate.

Palmyra, Macoupin Co, IL. He farmed there as well as carpenter work.

Abt 1882 Granite Falls, Yellow Medicine Co, MN, where he died.

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