General Wallace Watson Barrett

Male 1829 - 1879  (50 years)


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  • Name Wallace Watson Barrett 
    Title General 
    Birth 1829  Victor, Ontario Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 1861 
    American Civil War (North)
    Civil War Union Brevet Brigadier General. He served during the Civil War as Colonel and commander of the 44th Illinois Volunteer Infantry. He was brevetted Brigadier General, US Volunteers on March 13, 1865 for "faithful and meritorious services during the war". After the war he was commissioned into the United States Regular Army, serving as a 1st Lieutenant in 34th and 16th Infantry regiments. He died on active duty at Fort Riley, Kansas in July 1879. 
    Death 1 Jul 1879  Fort Riley, Geary County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Burial Fort Riley Post Cemetery, Fort Riley, Geary County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I50783  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 11 Feb 2024 

    Father Reverand David Barrett,   b. 26 May 1804, New Woodstock, Cazenovia, Madison Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 30 Oct 1847, Walled Lake, Oakland County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 43 years) 
    Mother Clarissa Getchel,   b. 8 Nov 1808, Chenango Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 20 Aug 1892, Chicago, Cook Co., Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 83 years) 
    Family ID F18488  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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