Name: William J. Ledbetter
Given Name: William J.
Birth: 11 Apr 1843 in Hardin Co., IL.
Death: Bef 1892 in Hardin Co., IL.
Event: Fact 1 Twin of Isaac.
Note: According to Obituary titled "Death of Hardin County's Olde st Pioneer, William died before 1892. According to Harol d G. Ledbetter, The Ledbetters of Southern Illinois, Willia m died Oct 14, 1933 in Hardin County, Illinois, had 5 child ren and married Junie Rose on Dec 25, 1916 (????). -------- - From Database of Civil War Veterans, Archives of the Stat e of IL: William J. Ledbetter from Hardin Co. served in Co . A, 29th Inf. If this is the correct Ledbetter, then thi s would be the half first cousin of John Thomas Ledbetter a nd they both served in the same unit. William would be abo ut 20 if his birth date is correct and would have served wi th his twin brother Isaac.|
Father: Burlin Lee Ledbetter b: 10 May 1811 in Cave In Rock, Hardin Co., IL
Mother: Susan Catherine Hobbs b: 1820 in Sailor Springs, Clay Co., IL
- Abbrev: Hardin Clay Roots
Title: Hardin Clay Roots
Author: Norvan L. Johnson