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Wesley Franklin Valentine
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1835
Fairfield County
Ohio, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 1917
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA

Wesley Franklin Valentine was born August 5, 1835, in Clear Creek Township, Fairfield County, Ohio, the 5th of 16 children of Noah and Mary Elizabeth Conrad Valentine. On September 5, 1856, in Fairfield County, he married Elizabeth E. Avis, daughter of David and Elizabeth Lantz Avis. By 1880, the family had migrated to Vermilion County, Illinois. Wesley and Elizabeth were the parents of 7 children: William Allen, Charles F., David Henry, Ida May, Daniel J., Minnie Cora and Milton Valentine. Wesley passed away October 16, 1917, in Danville, Vermilion County, and was buried on the 19th in Hicks Cemetery, Perrysville, Vermillion County, Indiana.

Ohio Marriages, 1803-1900:

Name: Valentine, Wesley
Spouse: Avis, Elizabeth
Marriage Date: 5 Sep 1856
County: Fairfield
State: Ohio

American Civil War Soldiers

Name:Wesley Valentine
Enlistment Date:02 May 1864
Side Served:Union
State Served:Ohio
Unit Numbers:1791 1791
Service Record:Enlisted as a Private on 02 May 1864 at the age of 28. Enl
isted in Company I, 159th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 10 May 1864. Mustered out Company I, 159th Infantry Regiment Ohio on 22 August 1864 .

From the Civil War Pension File Index:

Valentine, Wesley
Co. I 159 Ohio Infantry
Application Number 511705, Certificate Number 373558, Illinois

From the Illinois Death Certificate of Wesley Valentine:

Place of Death:National House, Danville, Vermilion County, Illinois
Name:Wesley Valentine
Color or Race:White
Martial Status:Widowed
Date of Birth:1836
Name of Father:Noah
Birthplace of Father:Ohio
Maiden of Mother:-----
Birthplace of Mother:-----
Informant:F. M. Gilmore, N.H.O.O.S., Danville, Illinois
Date of Death:October 16, 1917
Cause of Death:Chronic Dysentary
Contributory:Arterio Sclerosis
Physician:Edward J. Whistler
Place of burial:Perrysville, Indiana
Date of burial:19 Oct 1917
Family links: 
  Noah Valentine (1809 - 1893)
  Marea Conrad Valentine (1808 - 1888)
  Elizabeth E. Avis Valentine (1829 - 1903)
  William A Valentine (1857 - 1924)*
  Charles F. Valentine (1858 - 1950)*
  Daniel J Valentine (1864 - 1924)*
  Minnie Cora Valentine Kilbourne (1866 - 1951)*
  Milton Valentine (1868 - 1915)*
  Ezra Valentine (1829 - 1906)*
  Noah Valentine (1832 - 1915)*
  Priscilla Valentine Matz (1833 - 1914)*
  Wesley Franklin Valentine (1835 - 1917)
  Esther A. Valentine Leist (1837 - 1871)*
  Malinda Valentine (1838 - 1921)*
  Daniel Conrad Valentine (1841 - 1933)*
  Elizabeth Valentine Stebelton (1844 - 1930)*
  John Conrad Valentine (1846 - 1914)*
  Elias Valentine (1847 - 1865)*
  George Conrad Valentine (1848 - 1909)*
  Mary A. Valentine Leist (1849 - 1932)*
  Wilson Valentine (1858 - 1931)*
*Calculated relationship
Hicks Cemetery
Vermillion County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Gregg Freese
Record added: Jul 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93312720
Wesley Franklin Valentine
Added by: Gregg Freese
Wesley Franklin Valentine
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