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Name:Frank Henry Hannum
Affiliation:Class of 1856
Biography & Genealogy:Frank Henry Hannum, Class of 1856: Genealogy: Born- July 5, 1837 in Maryville, TN Father- Dr. Henry Hannum of Westchester, Penn. ;Mother- Ann White of Abingdon, Va. No information about Pat. Grandparents. Mat. Grandfather- Col. James White; Mat. Grandmother- Bettie (maiden name unknown) Never married, but he did sire three children with Mary E. Barry. Children- Charles A. Barry; Kathleen Barry; R.M. Barry. VMI Record: Entered VMI- July 19, 1852; Graduated July 4, 1856 standing 30 in a class of 33. Civil War Record: Enlisted Oct. 4, 1862 at Zollicoffer (now Bluff City) TN as 2nd Lieut of Co. K, 61st TN Mounted Infantry; Captured Oct. 28, 1864 near Morristown, TN; Held at Johnson's Island, OH; Released on oath June 16, 1865. Careers: Physician; planter. Died- Feb. 28, 1915 in Eustis, Fla.
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