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John Devolney Kirby's

Letters

Company "L"

 

Donated by: Mr. Joey Woolridge

of

Illinois

      John Devolney Kirby  Sarah Barnett Kirby
          1841-1881              1845-1887
         
 

(1) Dated June 22, 1862 from Memphis Tennessee to his brother William Graham Kirby in Dewitt County, Illinois. 

(2) Dated February 16, 1863 from Colliersville Tennessee to his mother Phoebe Graham Kirby in Dewitt County, Illinois.

(3) Dated July 13, 1863 from Collinsville Tennessee to his mother Phoebe Graham Kirby in Dewitt County Illinois.

(4) Dated October 27, 1863 from Camp Clear Creed (Hebron Plantation) in Mississippi to his mother Phoebe Graham Kirby in Dewitt County Illinois.

(5) Dated April 27, 1864 from Fort McPherson Headquarters at Natchez Mississippi to his brother William Graham Kirby in Dewitt County Illinois.

 

The 4th Illinois Cavalry is very grateful to Mr. Woolridge for his wonderful donation of time, energy in locating these wonderful old documents and sharing them with us.

Ronald Roy Wallace

E-mail ronwally@yahoo.com