Just a local boy from Shipley,England

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Found in our local Windhill cemetery in Shipley West Yorkshire UK.Thomas at the age of 19 enlisted into the 51st PA infantry and fought in the American civil war form 1861-65.He came back home with his American wife Sarah about 1871.Tom died at the age of 71.R.S.P.
at Thomas, Windhill Shipley,West Yorkshire, United Kingdom

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Richard Rash Thomas Hill,served with the 51st Pa. Infantry,His wife Sarah filed an application for a pension in 1891 and again in 1907,from England.
Nov 06, 2003 · Reply
Pete Wood Thomas Hill and his U.S. wife are in the UK 1871 Census living at 52 High Street in IDLE their Shop is still standing.Idle is now part of the Bradford Metro.
PS I would like to thank Joe for his information and to tell him that his e-mail is not working.
Dec 28, 2003 · Reply
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