John was born 11 May 1828 in Schuyler County, Illinois, the second son of Charles Hatfield and Mary LeMaster.
He married Charity Ann Dixon on 6 January 1852 in Schuyler County. John was a
Farmer on the 1860 census.
HATFIELD, JOHN PVT C 3 IL US CAV SCHUYLER CO, IL
John had blue eyes, dark hair, dark complexion. He was 5’10” according to his civil war detail report..
He joined 21 Aug 1861 in Beardstown.
John survived the war but died before he reached home.
There is a probable John and J.A. in the 1860 Bainbridge Census. Children are Mary J. 7 yrs,
George 5 years, Joseph W. 2 years.
Harold and Lilace Hatfield in 1954
Harold and Lilace in 1929