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Hugh Kinman McCalip


Hugh Kinman McCalip
BIRTH Nov 1854
Bartholomew County, Indiana, USA
DEATH 24 Feb 1939 (aged 84)
Riviera Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
Hillcrest Memorial Park
West Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, USA
PLOT Section 2
MEMORIAL ID 101034449 · View Source

The McCalip monument shown in the photo is on the family plot in Garland Brook Cemetery, in Columbus, Indiana.

The Palm Beach Post
West Palm Beach, Florida
Mon., Feb 27, 1939

Private funeral services will be held at 10 o'clock this morning at the Ferguson chapel for Hugh Kinman McCalip, 82, who died Friday in Riviera. Dr. C.H. Bolton will officiate, and burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.

Friends are requested not to send flowers.

Pallbearers will be Asher Wilson, L.B. Mace, Leo Ganash, Louis Ganash, Donald Emmons, and a Mr. Vickery.

Mr. McCalip is survived by a daughter, Mrs. John Ganash, Riviera, and a brother, Marion McCalip, of Columbus, Ind.
Name: Hugh McCalip
Event Type: Military Service
Military Beginning Rank: Private
Military Final Rank: Private
Military Side: Union
State or Military Term: Indiana
Military Unit: 67th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
Military Company: I
Affiliate Film Number: 48

Affiliate Publication Title: Index to Compiled Service Records of Volunteer Union Soldiers Who Served in Organizations From the State of Indiana.
Affiliate Publication Number: M540
GS Film number: 881769

Citing this Record
"United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), Hugh McCalip, Private, Company I, 67th Regiment, Indiana Infantry, Union; citing NARA microfilm publication M540 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 48; FHL microfilm 881,769.
67th Regiment, Indiana Infantry

Organized at Madison, Ind., and mustered in August 20, 1862. Ordered to Louisville, Ky., and attached to 1st Brigade, 2nd Division, Army of Kentucky, Dept. of the Ohio. Siege of Munfordsville, Ky., September 14-17.

Captured September 17, paroled and sent to Indianapolis, Ind. Reorganizing at Indianapolis till December. Ordered to Memphis, Tenn., December 10. Attached to 1st Brigade, 10th Division, Right Wing 13th Army Corps (Old), Dept. of the Tennessee, December, 1862. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Sherman's Yazoo Expedition, to January, 1863. 1st Brigade, 10th Division, 13th Army Corps, Army of the Tennessee, to August, 1863. 1st Brigade, 4th Division, 13th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to June, 1864. 3rd Brigade, 3rd Division, 19th Army Corps, Dept. of the Gulf, to December, 1864. 2nd Brigade, Reserve Division, Military Division West Mississippi, December, 1864.


Sherman's Yazoo Expedition December 20, 1862, to January 3, 1863.
Expedition from Milliken's Bend to Dallas Station and Delhi December 25-26.
Chickasaw Bayou December 26-28.
Chickasaw Bluff December 29.
Expedition to Arkansas Post, Ark., January 3-10, 1863.
Assault and capture of Fort Hindman, Arkansas Post, January 10-11.
Moved to Young's Point, La., January 17, and duty there till March 8.
Expedition to Greenville, Miss., and Cypress Bend, Ark.,
February 14-29. Moved to Milliken's Bend, La., March 8, and duty there till April 25.
Movement on Bruinsburg and turning Grand Gulf April 25-30.
Battle of Port Gibson May 1.
Battle of Champion's Hill May 16.
Big Black River Bridge May 17.
Siege of Vicksburg, Miss., May 18-July 4.
Assaults on Vicksburg May 19 and 22.
Advance on Jackson, Miss., July 4-10.
Siege of Jackson July 10-17.
Ordered to New Orleans, La., August 24.
Duty at Carrollton, Brashear City and Berwick till October.
Expedition to New and Amite Rivers September 24-29.
Western Louisiana "Teche" Campaign October 3-November 30.
Action at Grand Coteau November 3.
Moved to Algiers December 13, thence to Texas December 18.
Duty at Du Crow's Point, Matagorda Bay, till March, 1864.
Reconnoissance on Matagorda Peninsula January 21, 1864.
Moved to Algiers, La., March 1.
Red River Campaign March 10-May 22.
Advance from Franklin to Alexandria March 14-26.
Battle of Sabine Cross Roads April 8.
Monett's Ferry, Cane River Crossing, April 23.
Constructing dam at Alexandria April 30-May 10.
Retreat to Morganza May 13-20.
At Morganza and Baton Rouge till August Operations in Mobile Bay against Fort Gaines and Morgan August 2-23.
Siege and surrender of Fort Gaines August 3-8.
Capture of Fort Morgan August 23.
Duty at Morganza till December.
Expedition to mouth of White River November 12-20. Consolidated with 24th Indiana Infantry December 21, 1864.

Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 52 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 194 Enlisted men by disease. Total 249.


Margaret Patterson

Margaret Patterson McCalip was the daughter of George Patterson and Sarah Anderson. Her father and Uncle William Patterson, both North Carolina natives, died with a week of one another in 1889. An item from April 4, 1889, reported that George and William Patterson were brothers of "Col. Patterson, ex-secretary of the state of Tennessee."

Margaret died of pulmonary tuberculosis, as did at seven of her eight children.