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John Alexander Baer
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Birth: Oct. 8, 1841
Ray County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1901
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA

Soldier - Civil War

The funeral of the late John A. Baer, who died at his home near Stockwell yesterday, occurs to-morrow morning at 10 o’clock. The cortege will leave the family residence at that hour and the services will be held in the Christian church at Stockwell. The interment will be in the Johnson cemetery under the auspices of the Odd Fellows and Pythian lodges. Uremia poisoning was the cause of his death. He was born in Ray County, Missouri, October 8, 1841. Mr. Baer was a soldier in the Civil war and was a valiant one. He was married March 24, 1864, to Miss Jeannette Johnson, who died in 1881. Three children survive that marriage. In December, 1881, he was married to Miss Sarah E. Baer and four children survive, that union. Seven years ago, he was married to Miss Sarah Payne, who survives. He was one of the best known men in the country.  
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  Jennette A Johnson Bear (1845 - 1881)*
  Sarah E Bare Baer (1857 - 1892)*
  John Steven Baer (1873 - 1898)*
  Roscoe A Baer (1883 - 1965)*
  Clarence High Baer (1887 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
d. Jan 11, 1901, age 59y3m3d, Co 40 Reg Ind Vol.
Johnson Cemetery
Tippecanoe County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Thelma Brooks Morgan
Record added: Apr 01, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6306813
John Alexander Baer
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John Alexander Baer
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John Alexander Baer was my great, great, grandfather. The header for his "Find-a-Grave Memorial" lists him as Pvt John Alexander Baer, when in fact, he served as the 1st Sergeant of Company A, 40th Indiana Infantry Regiment. This information can be verif...(Read more)
 Added: Sep. 4, 2013

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