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Jonathan L. Bales
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Birth: Jul. 11, 1816
Orange County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jul. 11, 1889
Keokuk County
Iowa, USA

Jonathan L. Bales was the son of William Bales and Sarah Dicks. His siblings were: Nathan (1808), Bowater (1810), Elizabeth (1810), John (1814), Zachariah (1821), Eleazer (1824), and William R. (1825).

He married Edith Chandler in 1838 and had children: Levi J. (1840), Eliza Jane (1843), Sarah Ann (1849), Cynthia A. (1852), Elizabeth M. (1855), Mry Lena (1858), Zillin (1859) and Martha Rosella (1861).

He was a veteran of the Civil War having served the Union in Company K, 7th Regiment, Iowa. Enlisted Dec 2, 1861. Re-enlisted and re-mustered Jan 5, 1864. Mustered out July 12, 1865, Louisville, KY.
Family links: 
  William Bales (1783 - 1861)
  Sarah Dicks Bales (1788 - 1864)
  Edith Chandler Bales (1823 - 1904)*
  Levi( Levy) Jonathan Bales (1840 - 1909)*
  Eliza Jane Bales Byers (1843 - 1933)*
  Sarah Ann Bales Pixley (1849 - 1922)*
  Mary Lena Bales Fuller (1858 - 1939)*
  Martha Rozella Bales Hays (1860 - 1945)*
  Elizabeth Bales Millikan (1810 - 1887)*
  Jonathan L. Bales (1816 - 1889)
  Eleazer Bales (1823 - 1901)*
  William Riley Bales (1826 - 1877)*
*Calculated relationship
Old Methodist Cemetery
Keokuk County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Carole Rambo Holt
Record added: Jan 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32835360
Jonathan L. Bales
Added by: Carole Rambo Holt
Jonathan L. Bales
Added by: Carole Rambo Holt
Jonathan L. Bales
Added by: Carole Rambo Holt
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Thank you 4th cousin 4 times removed. R.I.P.
- Larry & Helen in Ok.
 Added: Jan. 9, 2014
Please rest in peace my great grand uncle.
- Patty Wimpsett Killion
 Added: Mar. 9, 2011
From Civil War Military Records:Eight men of the Bales family enlisted into Co K 7th Iowa Infantry. All from Richland,Iowa. All survived the war. David, David S, Jonathan L, Riley W, William A, William D, Worthington W, Zachariah. Jonathan L was the eldes...(Read more)
- K L Bonnett
 Added: Feb. 22, 2011

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