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John White Kimball, American soldier. Mason.

Background

Kimball, John White was born on February 27, 1828 in Fitchburg, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Alpheus and Harriet (Stone) Kimball.

Education

Educated Fitchburg Academy.

Career

Entered army, captain Company B, 15th Massachusetts Volumes, June 28, 1861. Major, August, 1861, lieutenant colonel, April 29, 1862, colonel, 53d Massachusetts Volumes, November 12, 1862. Bvtd. brigadier general vols., March 13, 1865, “for gallant and distinguished services during the war.”.

Membership

Mason.

Connections

Married Almira Melissa Lesure, July 15, 1851.

father:
Alpheus Kimball

mother:
Harriet (Stone) Kimball

spouse:
Almira Melissa Lesure