Posted By:Bernard Hylands
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Subject:John Trolinger, Battle of Bull Run, 1861
Post Date:March 07, 2009 at 19:34:07
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Forum:Trolinger Family Genealogy Forum
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One of my wife's ancestors wrote a letter to his mother after the first Battle of Bull Run in which he mentions a John Trolinger, and says a braver boy never lived. I believe they were in the 6th North Carolina Infantry, and we think they may have been related, as Elizabeth Annie Walker (my wife's mother was a Walker) married William Trollinger, probably in the mid-1800s, in North Carolina. Can anybody tell us anything about this John Trolinger, and whether he was realted to William and Elizabeth?
Many thanks,
Bernard Hylands
Lufkin, Texas.