John Murphy McKinnon

John Murphy McKinnon
1838-1897

Alternate Spelling: John M. McKinnon
1860 Residence: Richmond County, NC

Military Record
August 27, 1861 – Enlisted in Union County, NC
40th North Carolina Regiment, Company E
also known as 3rd North Carolina Artillery, Company E
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
September 25, 1861 – Appointed 1st Lieutenant
May 1, 1862 – Elected 2nd Lieutenant at reorganization of the company
January 15, 1865 – Captured at Fort Fisher
Confined at Fort Columbus, New York Harbor
March 5, 1865 – Paroled and Exchanged at Boulware’s Wharf, James River, VA

Parents
Daniel McKinnon 1797-1870
Margaret McKay 1800

Siblings
Archibald Murdock McKinnon 1825-1861
Harriet McKinnon 1830-1860
Mary Ann McKinnon 1832
Margaret McKinnon 1834
Daniel P. McKinnon 1836-1897        40th NC Co E
Luther McKinnon 1840-1916        40th NC Co E
Catherine McKinnon 1842
McKay McKinnon 1845-1904        40th NC Co E

Wife
Margaret Elizabeth McNeill 1842-1918

Children
Ida McKinnon 1866-1940
Flora McKinnon 1868-1944
Daniel McKinnon 1873-1933
Margaret McKinnon 1876-1957
Luther McKinnon 1878
William McNeill McKinnon 1881-1957

Burial
Oak Grove Cemetery
411 Cemetery Road
Maxton, NC

John Murphy McKinnon Grave

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