William W. Hunt, Captain, Co E, 100th Ohio Infantry, US
- William W. Hunt is born in Ohio.
- June 6: The United States Federal Census taken in Toledo, Lucas County, Ohio shows William, a shoe merchant, living with his wife Henrietta.
- July 16: William enlisted in the US Army. He is commissioned as an officer.
- November 30: Captain William Hunt is killed in action at the Battle of Franklin.
- February 14: Cleveland Daily Leader
- June 5: William’s widow Henriettia files for and is granted a Widow’s Military Pension.