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Joseph Thomas Raisor
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1846
Owen County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1910
Franklinton
Henry County
Kentucky, USA

JOSEPH "JOE" THOMAS RAISOR was born April 7, 1846 in Owen County, KY and died November 6, 1910 at his home in Henry County, KY at age 64.

PARENTS:
Joseph Jasper Raisor 1818-1906 age 88
Eliza Ann Sutherland 1826-1894 age 68

SIBLINGS:
1. James William Raisor 1847-1917
2. Eliza Ann Raisor
3. Francis "Frank" M. Raisor 1857-1917
4. Amanda Raisor
5. Benjamin W. Raisor
6. Granville Edward Raisor 1860-1898
7. Washington "Wash" Samuel Raisor
8. Coleman Columbus Raisor
9. James "Lee" Leonidas Raisor

SPOUSE: Joe married Mahala Ann Jones (aka: Maholey) on February 2, 1871 at the home of W. J. Sutherland on Drennon Creek, Henry County, KY.

CHILDREN of Joe and Mahala Raisor:
1. Jasper Lee Raisor 1874-1954
2. Margaret "Maggie" Ann Raisor 1881-1971
3. Henry "Earnest" Raisor 1885-1971
4. Newton Edward "Eddie" Raisor 1890-1947
5. Phillip J. Raisor 1894-
6. James "Jim" Raisor 1896-1947

MILITARY SERVICE: Joseph served in the Union Army with his father and brother from Sept. 1864 to Sept. 1865.
He was a Private in Comp. E, 54th Mounted Infantry and described himself as age 18, a farmer with gray eyes, light-colored hair, light complexion and 5' 7" tall.

He was buried on the family farm at Five Mile Creek, Franklinton area, Henry County Ky. His grave is marked with a military grave stone. His wife Mahala was buried in Franklinton Cemetery. She died the day before her 84th Birthday.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Jasper Raisor (1818 - 1906)
  Eliza Ann Sutherland Raisor (1826 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  Mahala Ann Jones Raisor (1850 - 1934)*
 
 Children:
  Jasper Lee Raisor (1874 - 1954)*
  James Simpson Raisor (1876 - 1947)*
  Margaret Ann Raisor Fishback (1881 - 1971)*
  Earnest Raisor (1885 - 1971)*
  Newton Edward Raisor (1890 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Thomas Raisor (1846 - 1910)
  James William Raisor (1847 - 1917)*
  Francis Marion Raisor (1857 - 1917)*
  Benjamine William Raisor (1858 - ____)*
  Granville E Raisor (1860 - 1898)*
  Washington Samuel Raisor (1862 - ____)*
  Columbus Raisor (1866 - 1943)*
  James Leonidas Raisor (1870 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Franklinton Cemetery
Franklinton
Henry County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Pat
Originally Created by: william campbell
Record added: Oct 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77895196
Joseph Thomas Raisor
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Added by: Greg Constantine
 
 
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- GenealogyGirl
 Added: Mar. 24, 2014
Cousin, my thanks for your service to our republic. Without your sacrifice we may well not have our nation today. Being your kinsman makes me proud! "Sine pari," Paul
- FARRIS, CPT, IN, USA (R)
 Added: Jan. 6, 2013
In loving memory of Joe, a beloved member of our SKILES/RAISOR Family. He was the Father of Jasper Lee Raisor, husband of our cousin Lula Skiles.
- Pat
 Added: Oct. 20, 2011
 
 
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