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John Wesley Whitaker
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1843
Pulaski County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 18, 1920
Macon County
Missouri, USA

Parents: William Whiteaker and Nancy Pleasant

Spouse: Missouri Ann Hurt (buried in Oakwood Cemetery, Bevier, Macon Co., MO)

Military: History of Macon Co., MO, pg. 855
The following are the names of the men who entered the Union Army during the Civil War:
John W. WHITTAKER of the 23rd MO

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: John W. Whitaker
Side: Union
Regiment Name: 23rd Regiment, Missouri Infantry
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Film Number: M390 roll 52
Oral Family History states: John served over 3 years in the Union Army - Company A, 23rd MO Infantry (according to the record above, he also served in Co. H)


Macon County, MO Obituary's - Page 348
John Wesley WHITAKER, 76, died 18 January, 1920. He was born 25 September, 1843 in Kentucky. He leaves wife, one sister, Mrs. George GREEN of Lagonda, MO, 8 children; William WHITAKER, Mrs. Charles BARNES, George WHITAKER, Mrs. John Johnson of Bevier, Macon Co., MO, John H. WHITAKER of Ardmore, Mrs. Gus OSMUS, Mrs. Verge HERRIN and Mrs. George SACHS of Bevier, Macon Co., MO. He married 22 September, 1865 to MO HURT of Bynumville, Chariton Co., MO. He served in the Union Army for more than 3 years. Member of the Congregrational Church. The funeral and interment will be held in Bevier, Macon Co., MO.

Burial source: Cemetery Records of Macon County, Missouri Bevier and Callao Volume III

Name: John W. Whitaker
Co. A, 23 Mo. Inf.
Cemetery: St. Charles
Description: Located at Bevier, Missouri
John Wesley Whitaker is my great great grandfather and is buried in East Oakwood Cemetery in Bevier, Mo. St. Charles Cemetery in Bevier, Mo. is a Catholic Cemetery and to the north of East Oakwood Cemetery.
Family links: 
  Missouri Ann Hurt Whitaker (1849 - 1944)
  William Wesley Whitaker (1866 - 1940)*
  George Calvin Whitaker (1872 - 1946)*
  John Henry Whitaker (1880 - 1956)*
  Millie Whitaker Herrin (1889 - 1963)*
*Calculated relationship
East Oakwood Cemetery
Macon County
Missouri, USA
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Record added: Dec 30, 2008
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