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John Thomas Mefford
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Birth: Dec. 25, 1839
Newport
Campbell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 21, 1930
Sallisaw
Sequoyah County
Oklahoma, USA

Served in the Civil War as a Waggoneer in Co. D, 32nd Reg't, Ill. Volunteers, Jan 2, 1864-Sept 16, 1865.He was given a dishonorable discharge for desertion but was later set aside. Reasoning: The war was over and he just went home.

Married Nancy Lou Henderson Rowland Dec 25, 1890

9 Children: Martha, Columbus Fate, General Roscoe, Sam Belvey, John William, Mary Lou, Nancy, Maude, Minerva

 
 
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 Parents:
  William T Mefford (1803 - 1887)
  Mary Sarah Stephens Mefford (1814 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Lou Henderson Rowland Mefford (1871 - 1944)
 
 Children:
  Minerva Ethel Mefford Gash (1892 - 1986)*
  Maude M Mefford Cooper (1894 - 1976)*
  Nancy Mefford (1895 - 1897)*
  Mary Lou Mefford Strode Critser Gaverick (1898 - 1977)*
  General Roscoe Mefford (1901 - 1970)*
  Samuel "Sam" Belvey Mefford (1903 - 1987)*
  Columbus LaFayette Mefford (1905 - 1995)*
  Martha Mefford (1908 - 1925)*
 
 Siblings:
  Harrison Monroe Mefford (1828 - 1912)*
  Mary C Mefford McGlothlin (1832 - 1907)*
  John Thomas Mefford (1839 - 1930)
  Elizabeth Frances Mefford (1843 - 1922)*
  James H. Mefford (1844 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Civil War he was a Union Soldier
 
Burial:
Buffington Cemetery
Sallisaw
Sequoyah County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Everett Mefford
Record added: Dec 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82340518
John Thomas Mefford
Added by: Everett Mefford
 
John Thomas Mefford
Added by: Everett Mefford
 
John Thomas Mefford
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- Mary Clarkson Turek
 Added: Aug. 22, 2016
rest in peace great grandpa
- Sharon and David Barr
 Added: May. 30, 2013
Waggoneer in Co. D, 32nd Reg't Ill Volunteers, Jan 2,1864- Sept 16, 1865Rest in Peace Great Grandpaw
- Everett Mefford
 Added: Apr. 16, 2013
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