|Birth: ||Jul. 18, 1833|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Dec. 10, 1907|
*Civil War veteran. Grand Army of the Republic. 2nd Michigan cavalry, Co. D. Enlisted, 30 Aug 1862, age 29,
from Grand Rapids, MI. Discharged 30 Jan 1863.
Jesse Ackerman died at his home near Hawkins, Dec. 10, 1907, aged 74 years, 4 months and 22 days. Comrade Ackerman was born at Pitcher, Saratoga County, N. Y., July 18, 1833. In 1862 he enlisted in the late war of the Rebellion, and after serving a years he was wounded and recieved an honorable discharge, returning home in June, 1863. The following February he moved with his wife and daughter from Ravenna to Lake County, and settled on the farm where he died.
He leaves a sorrowing widow, one daughter, Mrs. Cora L. Shattuck of Big Rapids, and one son, Bert Ackerman, with whom he resided at the time of his death. Also two grandchildren, Mrs. Josie Warren of Huron, S. D., and Master Kenneth Bert Ackerman, and two great grand-children, Laura Gwynne Warren and Kieth Shattuck Warren.
The funeral services were held from his late residence on Thursday, Dec. 12th, at 2:00 p. m., conducted by the Rev. E. A. Ince, under the auspices of the G. A. R., as pall bearers. From the Chase Baptist Church to the grave the services were conducted by the Reed City Masonic Fraternity.
transcribed by Shanna Avery Dec 18, 1907 Reed City Clarion
Chase Township Cemetery
Created by: D. Curtis
Record added: Aug 11, 2011
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