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Martin van Buren Knoles
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Birth: Oct. 18, 1844
Gibson County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jan. 1, 1917
Cleveland County
Oklahoma, USA

Civil War: Company A, 152 Illinois Infantry

Martin Van Buren Knoles was the son of Asa Knoles and Dorcas Stone. Martin was a resident at Sweetwater, Menard County, Illinois, when he enlisted as a private on February 4, 1865, and was mustered into Company A, 152 Illinois Infantry. Private Knoles was mustered out at Memphis, Tennessee, on September 11, 1865. After the war he returned to Menard County where he married Melena "Lena" Frances Davis at Petersburg on January 18, 1866. In 1880 he was living with Lena and their son Fred at Greenview, Menard County (US Census). Sometime thereafter he relocated to Cleveland County, Oklahoma.
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Children:
- Fred Scott (May 20, 1874, IL-Apr 7, 1958, OK)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Asa Knoles (1818 - 1862)
  Dorcas Stone Knoles (1823 - 1857)
 
 Spouse:
  Lena Frances Davis Knoles (1850 - 1915)
 
 Children:
  Fred Scott Knoles (1874 - 1958)*
 
 Sibling:
  Martin van Buren Knoles (1844 - 1917)
  Eli A. Knoles (1852 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Knoles Cemetery
Little Axe
Cleveland County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Maintained by: Sons of Union Veterans o...
Originally Created by: Renie (Gabbard) Lamproe
Record added: Jan 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13074765
Martin van Buren Knoles
Added by: William Knoles
 
Martin van Buren Knoles
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Martin van Buren Knoles
Added by: William Knoles
 
 
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- Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
 Added: Jul. 28, 2016

- Sandy Cole Flores
 Added: Jun. 29, 2016

- Michael Chalfant
 Added: Mar. 7, 2015
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