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John How Counterman
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Birth: 1808
Cayuga County
New York, USA
Death: May 29, 1869
New Bloomington
Marion County
Ohio, USA

John How married Nancy ANN Knitz Feb. 07, 1830 in Cuyhoga County, New York, by D. Fox, Methodist Minister. She was born: Abt. 1799. Died: Dec. 24, 1892 in Benton County, Arkansas. He may have been married at least twice?
He died in Carey Station, Montana. He is buried in New Bloomington, Ohio. Last known adress: Montgomery, Marion County, Ohio in 1860 and had at least 7 children. , Ohio.

Enlisted Oct. 26,1861 Co. G. 18th US Inf. at Delaware, Ohio. Dischared July, 28, 1862, Camp Thomas,Ohio due to disability. Contracted desease of lungs & kidneys while in service.

Census for 1850 Waldo Twp., Marion County, Ohio as per Maxine Marshall:

John H age 42 male laborer born N.Y.
Ann age 46 female born Pa.
Gilbert age 15 male laborer born N.Y.
Nelson age 14 male born N.Y.
Lucinda age 10 female born Oh.
Mary J age 9 female born Oh.
Henry age 7 male born Oh.
Polly age 5 male born Oh.
Peter age 4 male born Oh.

There are 8 recorded children of John How Counterman.
Samuel Counterman born in 1832 must have gone from home when the above census was taken. 
Family links: 
  Levi Counterman (1766 - 1849)
  Nancy Ann Knitz (1799 - 1830)
  Gilbert J Counterman (1835 - 1924)*
*Calculated relationship
Created by: bill counterman sr
Record added: Mar 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67006947

Thank you for your service to my 1st cousins 6 times removed. Our common ancestors are Johann Frederick Gunterman and Elizabeth Scheef.
- Renee
 Added: Sep. 3, 2014

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