About John Pitt
Birth date calculated using age on tombstone. Son of James & Sarah Pitt.
Enlisted as a Private on 07 October 1862 (at the age of 24). Enlisted in Company B, 10th Cavalry Regiment Ohio on 10 Feb 1863. Died of disease on 01 May 1863 at Murfreesboro, TN.
Married Sarah Jane Karr on 02 Jun 1861 in Morrow County, Ohio. Sarah never remarried, having passed away in 1904 in Mansfield, Richland County, Ohio.
- James Pitt (1799 - 1887)
- Sarah Arter Pitt (1808 - 1887)
IN THE U.S. ARMY
MAY 1, 1863
25 YS. 1 MO. 5 DS.
Note: Lying down on ground. No Civil War marker.