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3rd Corporal John Rippetoe
Born 14 February 1835 in Jackson Co, TN, the son of Tyre and Emily A. (Rippetoe/Ribbeau) Bullington.
He enlisted on the 9 June 1861.
Was promoted to 3rd Corporal but reduced to ranks 10 April 1863.
Sent to hospital in Summer of 1863 with descriptive list.
Married Millie Jane Ray, born 1836 and died 1919, the daughter of William and (White) Ray, with whom he had ten children, William Isaac, Tyre Leroy, John Henry, Nancy Tabitha, Samuel Stephen, Estelee, Estelle, Travis Gideon, Joseph Wilson and Sally Bullington.
Died 6 Jan 1920 at Peaster, Parker County, TX, and is buried in Peaster Cemetary with his wife.