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2nd Lt. James Henry "Jas. Henry" St. John

Male 1827 - 1895  (68 years)  Submit Photo / DocumentSubmit Photo / Document    Has more than 100 ancestors and more than 100 descendants in this family tree.

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  • Born 27 Nov 1827  New Paltz, Ulster, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1850  Washington, Decatur, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    James H. St. John
    Age 22
    Birth year abt. 1828
    Birthplace New York
    Home in 1850 Washington Decatur Indiana
    Gender Male
    Family Number 347
    Household Names
    James H St. John age 22
    Louisa St. John age 20 
    Military Service 18 Oct 1862  Greensburg, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Enlisted on 10/18/1862 as a 2nd Lieutenant.

    On 11/2/1862 he was commissioned into "K" Co. IN 83rd Infantry 
    Age: 35 
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    Military Service 15 Feb 1864  Greensburg, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    He Resigned on 2/15/1864 as a 2nd Lieutenant from "K" Co. IN 83rd Infantry 
    Age: 37 
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    Fact 1 3 May 1865  Washington, Decatur, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Name: St. John, James H
    Location: Washington tp (township?)
    Quantity:
    Article or Occupation: Income
    Rate: 5
    Valuation: 438.00
    Class A, B, C: A
    Class A AD Valorem Duty: 21.50
    Total Amt. of Tax Due: 21.50 
    Birth of daughter, Hannah 1870  Washington, Decatur, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Name: Jas H St John
    Age in 1870: 42
    Birth Year: abt 1828
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1870: Washington, Decatur, Indiana
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Post Office: Greensburg
    Value of real estate: View image
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    Jas H St John 42
    Livonia St John 40
    Gertrude St John 19
    Laura St John 12
    Hannah St John 10
    Fannie St John 8
    Ella St John 5
    Chas St John 3
    Daniel St John 1 
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    Census 1880  Greensburg, Decatur, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Name: J. H. St John
    Age: 52
    Birth Year: abt 1828
    Birthplace: New York
    Home in 1880: Greensburg, Decatur, Indiana
    Race: White
    Gender: Male
    Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
    Marital Status: Married
    Spouse's Name: L. M. St John
    Father's Birthplace: New York
    Mother's Birthplace: New Jersey
    Neighbors: View others on page
    Occupation: Sewing Machine Agent
    Household Members:
    Name Age
    J. H. St John 52
    L. M. St John 50
    G. V. St John 28
    L. A. St John 22
    H. M. St John 20
    M. F. St John 18
    E. H. St John 15
    C. E. St John 13
    D. J. St John 11
    A. G. St John 7
    S. Jones 25 
    Occupation 1880 
    Sewing Machine Agent (see Census) 
    Buried 1895  Anderson, Madison, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 2 Dec 1895  Anderson, Madison, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
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    Record Status 29 Aug 2014 
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    Sons or Daughters of Civil War 30 Aug 2014  Union Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Descendants of James Henry St. John who can document their direct descent are eligible for membership to the Sons or Daughters of the Civil War Union Soldiers. 
    Military Service Civil War: Union Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Religion Greensburg, Decatur, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Membership to First Methodist Eqiscopal Church 1896-1908 Membership Record Book:
    St. John, James H.
    St. John, Lavina
    St. John, Gertrude
    St. John, Fannie
    St. John, Ella
    St. John, Anna 
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    WAR Civil War: Union  
    Age 68 years 
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    Person ID OSA3070  St. John Origin and Ancestry DNA Database
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2016 

    DNA Tests  3 people have linked a DNA test to 2nd Lt. James Henry "Jas. Henry" St. John 

    Father Ancestors Henry St. John
              b. 1793, Marlborough, Ulster County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 14 Aug 1830, Plattekill, Ulster, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years) 
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    Mother Ancestors Marregrietyie Deyo
              b. 20 May 1791, SHAWANGUNK,ULSTER,NEW YORK Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. abt. 1831  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Children 5 children 
    Family ID F36    |  Family Chart

    Wife Ancestors Lavina M Moss
              b. Feb 1830, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 30 Jan 1897, Anderson, Madison Co., Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 1 Mar 1849  Decatur County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Children 11 children  [1, 2, 3, 4, 6
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    Last Modified 18 Dec 2018 
    Family ID F37    |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Nov 1827 - New Paltz, Ulster, New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Mar 1849 - Decatur County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - James H. St. John Age 22 Birth year abt. 1828 Birthplace New York Home in 1850 Washington Decatur Indiana Gender Male Family Number 347 Household Names James H St. John age 22 Louisa St. John age 20 - 1850 - Washington, Decatur, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Enlisted on 10/18/1862 as a 2nd Lieutenant. On 11/2/1862 he was commissioned into "K" Co. IN 83rd Infantry - 18 Oct 1862 - Greensburg, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - He Resigned on 2/15/1864 as a 2nd Lieutenant from "K" Co. IN 83rd Infantry - 15 Feb 1864 - Greensburg, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFact 1 - Name: St. John, James H Location: Washington tp (township?) Quantity: Article or Occupation: Income Rate: 5 Valuation: 438.00 Class A, B, C: A Class A AD Valorem Duty: 21.50 Total Amt. of Tax Due: 21.50 - 3 May 1865 - Washington, Decatur, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth of daughter, Hannah - Name: Jas H St John Age in 1870: 42 Birth Year: abt 1828 Birthplace: New York Home in 1870: Washington, Decatur, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Greensburg Value of real estate: View image Household Members: Name Age Jas H St John 42 Livonia St John 40 Gertrude St John 19 Laura St John 12 Hannah St John 10 Fannie St John 8 Ella St John 5 Chas St John 3 Daniel St John 1 - 1870 - Washington, Decatur, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Name: J. H. St John Age: 52 Birth Year: abt 1828 Birthplace: New York Home in 1880: Greensburg, Decatur, Indiana Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) Marital Status: Married Spouse's Name: L. M. St John Father's Birthplace: New York Mother's Birthplace: New Jersey Neighbors: View others on page Occupation: Sewing Machine Agent Household Members: Name Age J. H. St John 52 L. M. St John 50 G. V. St John 28 L. A. St John 22 H. M. St John 20 M. F. St John 18 E. H. St John 15 C. E. St John 13 D. J. St John 11 A. G. St John 7 S. Jones 25 - 1880 - Greensburg, Decatur, Indiana Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - - Civil War: Union Link to Google Earth
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