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John Ernest Bing
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Birth: Dec. 27, 1846
Meigs County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1897
Randolph County
West Virginia, USA

John Ernest Monterville Bing was born to John and Sarah A Entsminger. He married Samaria Elizabeth "Mate" Skinner 5 January 1868 in Meigs County, Ohio. Known children born to this union were: Sarah Gertrude, George Mentor, Alfred Ernest, Bertha Phebe, James Lawrence, Clara Sophie, John David and Nellie Jeanette. John was a member of Company E 56th Infantry, in the war between the states. He enlisted 15 Oct 1861 at the age of 15. John served the entire length of the war, mustering out 23 April 1866. He participated in battles of Fort Donelson, Shiloh, Purdy, Port Gibson, Alexandria, Kane River, Saline Cross Road, and Monettis Ferry, and in the siege of Corinth, Vicksburg and Jackson. John was Justice of the Peace for four years while residing in Warren Missouri. Later John became a teacher. Potentially John abandoned his wife and children and married a second time to Effie M Swecker twenty one years his junior. 
Family links: 
  Samaria Elizabeth Skinner Bing (1849 - 1944)
  Effie May Bing (1867 - 1956)
  Gertrude B. Bing French (1868 - 1971)*
  George Mentor Bing (1870 - 1940)*
  Bertha Phebe Bing Chase (1874 - 1960)*
  James Lawrence Bing (1876 - 1933)*
  Clara Sophie Bing (1878 - 1962)*
  John David Bing (1882 - 1886)*
  Nellie Jeanette Bing (1884 - 1977)*
  Arma Bing Smith (1893 - 1951)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: AR United States Army
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 13, Site: 14658-22
Maintained by: Dottie Meadows
Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Mar 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49122599
John Ernest Bing
Added by: Dottie Meadows
John Ernest Bing
Added by: Paul Hays
John Ernest Bing
Added by: Paul Hays
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