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Birth: 1845
Kansas, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1924
Caddo County
Oklahoma, USA

Civil War Veteran-Union Army
Corp. Co. M, 14th Kansas Cav.


Former Civil War Veteran Dies at
Home Near Anadarko After
Several Weeks' Illness

Jim Bob, Civil war veteran and Indian scout, died at his home five miles northwest of Anadarko, Tuesday morning, after an illness of several weeks. The funeral services were held Wednesday afternoon at the Anadarko cemetery at 2:30, conducted by Father Al Hitta. Members of the Grand Army of the Republic, American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars organizations assisted in the services. Taps was blown by M.E. Monsell, Spanish-American war veteran, after the body had been laid to rest and the beautiful floral offerings had been placed on the grave. The Gish Funeral Home had charge of the interment. Jim Bob was a fullblood Delaware Indian. He was born in Kansas in 1845. During the Civil war he served as a corporal in company M, 14th regiment, Kansas cavalry. After the Civil war he came to the Washita river country and acted as a government scout and as a guide for a number of years. Later he settled on a farm near Anadarko. Mr. Bob leaves his widow and his daughter, Mrs. Bud Chandler, of Cyril, several grandchildren and one nephew, besides a host of friends who will miss his presence.
The Anadarko Tribune
Thursday, October 16, 1924
page 1 column 6
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Memory Lane Cemetery
Caddo County
Oklahoma, USA
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Record added: Oct 03, 2008
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Jim Bob
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Jim Bob
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