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Rev John Flora
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Birth: 1800, Germany
Death: Oct., 1876
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA

Veteran: Civil War (USA)

h/o 1st Amanda Gibb Lentz, 2nd Sarah Mobley.

My 2nd g,grandfather.

Birth: Sources indicate that John may have been born in Germany. If born in Pennsylvania, probably Miller or Rapho Township of Lancaster County, NOT Susquehanna County.

Census: 1850, age 50 Harrison county, Indiana

Census: 1860, age 60 Haw Creek, Bartholomew county, Indiana

Civil War veteran, enlisting at age 61 in Union army serving two years, during which his wife died and kids all went west. Upon discharge FEB 1863, married second wife starting a second family.

Census: 1870, age 62 (sic) Hartsville, Bartholomew county, Indiana

Occupation: United Brethren Minister 1850 Harrison county, Indiana

Death: in Bartholomew county, Indiana after fall from son-in-law's apple tree.

Marriage 1: Amanda G. Lentz b: 12 NOV 1810 in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery county, Pennsylvania
Married: ABT 1832 in Pennsylvania (not found on the all inclusive marriage listing of Indiana, so most likely were not married in Indiana, according to Mary Ellen Grossman, Bartholomew County Clerk's office. This marriage list was a complete record of early marriages. If married, they most likely married in Pennsylvania, then entered Indiana Territory through Kentucky as did so many others according to history of that area.)

Known Children

Josephine Flora b: 26 JUL 1833 in Harrison county, Indiana

Wolney "V.P." Pulaski Flora b: 22 DEC 1834 in Harrison county, Indiana

Sarah Catherine Flora b: 4 OCT 1836 in Harrison county, Indiana

Daniel Rice Boon Flora b: 9 OCT 1838 in Harrison county, Indiana

Margaret (Magarette) Ann (Anna) Flora b: 1 MAY 1841 in Harrison county, Indiana

Maryetta Isebell Flora b: 27 JUL 1843 in Harrison county, Indiana

John Andrew Flora b: 5 SEP 1845 in Harrison county, Indiana

Marriage 2: Sarah Moberly b: 31 JAN 1830
Married: 17 FEB 1863 in Bartholmew county, Indiana

Known Children

Phillip Beecher Flora b: 27 FEB 1864 in Bartholomew County, Indiana

William H.S. Flora b: 27 NOV 1865 in Bartholemew County, Indiana

Lauretta G. "Jennie" Flora b: 12 JUN 1868 in Bartholomew County, Indiana

Lewis Herschel Flora b: 18 MAY 1870 in Bartholomew County, Indiana

Prepared in part by Bill Boggess.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouses:
  Amanda Gibb Lentz Flora (1810 - 1862)
  Sarah Mobley Flora (1830 - 1909)*
 
 Children:
  Josephine Flora Beauchamp (1833 - 1915)*
  Wolney Pulaski Flora (1834 - 1909)*
  Sarah Catherine Flora Muth (1836 - 1877)*
  Daniel Rice Boon Flora (1838 - 1908)*
  Margaret Ann Flora Beauchamp (1841 - 1926)*
  Maryette Isabell Flora (1843 - ____)*
  John Andrew Flora (1845 - 1934)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hartsville College Cemetery
Hartsville
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Bill
Record added: Nov 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44854811
Rev John Flora
Added by: Tanya Whited Sweet
 
Rev John Flora
Added by: Bill
 
 
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