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William Henry Divert
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Birth: Jun. 22, 1840
Bryan
Williams County
Ohio, USA
Death: Apr. 11, 1915
Fayette
Fulton County
Ohio, USA

His parents were Henry and Rebecca Fickle (Feichle) Divert. He and his first wife Sarah A. Thorpe were married in 1866 children Hulda J. Divert, Sylvia Divert, Ida R. Divert, Elnora V. Divert, William E. Divert, Orin A. Divert, Walter S. Divert, Orpha E. Divert, Overa Divert,
Alta M Fey. Elvera Divert and Henry. The cause of his death was Diabetic Coma and his occupation is listed as a laborer.

His second wife was Anna Belle Young marriage: November 28, 1906 in Williams County, Ohio.


William enlisted in the Army from Williams County, Ohio. He served in the Civil War Company A 38th Regiment, Ohio Infantry. Organized at Defiance, Ohio, September 1, 1861, under Colonel Edwin D. Bradley and Colonel Edward H. Phelps, it went to Kentucky, and after the campaign of Mill Springs to Louisville, thence to Nashville, and that summer operated about Huntsville and Winchester, Tenn. The fall found it again at Louisville. In December it marched to Nashville and took part in the Tullahoma campaign in June 1863. After the battle of Mission Ridge it veteranized, and returned to take part in the Atlanta campaign, following from that time the fortunes of Sherman's army through to Savannah and thence northward. Mustered out July 12, 1865. Regiment lost during service 8 Officers and 132 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 227 Enlisted men died by disease. Total 369. Comrade Divert was wounded the extent of injury not known. He was a member of Grand Army Republic Post, Stout Post No. 108 in Fayette, Ohio. A son William E Divert b. 1872 married Eva May Bailey in Hillsdale, Michigan 15 Aug 1906 . 
 
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 Parents:
  Henry Divert (1810 - 1901)
  Rebecca A Fickle Divert (1817 - 1902)
 
 Spouses:
  Luella C Roeick
  Sarah A Tharp Divert (1845 - 1908)
 
 Children:
  Sylvia Ann Divert Hettinger (1867 - 1950)*
  Orren Albert Divert (1870 - 1951)*
  Elnora Viola Divert Decker (1874 - 1938)*
  Walter Scott Divert (1876 - 1966)*
  Orpha A Divert (1878 - 1890)*
  Alta May Divert Fey (1887 - 1970)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Divert (1840 - 1915)
  Thomas J Deivert (1841 - 1909)*
  Phebe Divert Higgins (1846 - 1920)*
  Ben Divert (1849 - 1923)*
  Frank Divert (1861 - 1936)*
  Henry Divert (1865 - 1951)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant View Union Cemetery
Fayette
Fulton County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: DOUG KIGAR
Record added: Feb 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48397649
William Henry Divert
Added by: DOUG KIGAR
 
William Henry Divert
Added by: DOUG KIGAR
 
William Henry Divert
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Added by: Brent Redmond
 
 
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- Mary Joan
 Added: Sep. 16, 2015

- James Snow
 Added: Apr. 27, 2011
Comrade Divert was wounded in Battle.
- DOUG KIGAR
 Added: Feb. 27, 2010
 
 
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