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William Pinkney Ennis (b. February 24, 1842, d. June 11, 1910)William Pinkney Ennis was born February 24, 1842 in Harris County Ga., and died June 11, 1910 in Lanett Ala..He married Angeline Yarbrough on September 27, 1859 in Homeof Elam Thomas Yarbrough Chambers Co., daughter of Elam Thomas Yarbrough and Mary Rebecca House.
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William Pinkney Ennis
Born February 24, 1842 in Georgia. Enlisted as a Private April 18 1862 in Company I , 47th Alabama Infantry Regiment at Loachapoka, Alabama for three years. He was present at Cedar Run August 9th ; absent sick at Manssas April 30th through Fredricksburg December 13th. AtGeneral Hospital No. 2 at Richmond, Va. on September 30 , 1862. Captured at Chicamauga on September 19 , 1863 . Received as POW at Camp Douglas ,Ill. on october 4, 1863 . He was discharged at Camp Douglas, Chicago , Illinois on June 13 , 1865. He was one of four brothers who served in the Confedrate Army. The others were John Marion Ennis (Co. E, 47th Alabama), Benjamin T. Ennis And James W. Ennis (Both were in Co. E , 14th Alabama
and both died in service). William P. Ennis married Angelina Yarbrough on September 27 1859 and His second marriage was to Jane Broughton Oliver on Dec. 21 1876. He died on June 11 1910 in Lanett, Alabama and is buried in the Cith Of Lanett Cemetery.
More About William Pinkney Ennis:
Burial: Oakwood Cemetery Lanette Ala..
Military service: Bet. April 18, 1862 - June 13, 1865
More About William Pinkney Ennis and Angeline Yarbrough:
Marriage: September 27, 1859, Homeof Elam Thomas Yarbrough Chambers Co..
Children of William Pinkney Ennis and Angeline Yarbrough are:
- Laura Ennis, b. 1860.
- Elizbeth Ennis, b. 1862, Chambers County.
- William Benjamin Ennis, b. January 11, 1863, Hamburg Area Chambres County, d. March 03, 1952, Opelika, Ala.Home of Daughter Leonoa.
- James Jefferson Ennis, b. February 28, 1867, Chambers County Woodshop Area.
- Josephine Ennis, b. 1869, Hamburg Area Chambres County.
- Thomas Wilson Ennis, b. August 07, 1872, Hamburg Area Chambres County, d. November 18, 1944, Opelika, Ala.Home of DaughterEst.