Notes for John Thomas Ward (1837-1863) m Almeda H Cole

Submitted by michael_95073
Note added Tue Dec 18 20:08:52 2012

Birth: 1837
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 21, 1863
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA

John Thomas Ward was born in Kentucky about 1837. son of Robert Simon and Dorinda (Cooley) Ward. Married Almeda H. Cole (she was listed with her parents on the 1860 census in Decorah Iowa);(John was on the 1860 census, Union Twp. Marion Co. Missouri). There are two "records" for the marriage; (no dates found) one lists Decorah Iowa; and another record is that they were married at the home of Seth & Sarah Cole in the village of new Oregon, Howard County Iowa. John enlisted at age 24, 11 August 1862 Decorah Iowa;(Winneshiek County) Company I, 38 Inf. Reg. Private; Died in Carrolton La. of Disease 21 Aug. 1863.

Family links:
Almeda Cole / Ward Schofield (1842 - 1927)*

*Calculated relationship

Note: Civil War, Co. I 38th Regiment, Iowa Infantry

Chalmette National Cemetery
St. Bernard Parish
Louisiana, USA
Plot: Section 92, Grave 7688

Maintained by: for10e
Originally Created by: Barbara Munson
Record added: Dec 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62609566