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Rev John Alter
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Birth: Jul. 1, 1801
Westmoreland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 16, 1876
Jasper County
Indiana, USA

Rev. John Alter was the son of John and Helenor (Sheetz) Alter. Charity (Vanarsdale) Alter was his 1st wife. They were married April 4, 1822 and she died March 1, 1835. Lucinda J. (Black) Alter was his 2nd wife. They were married September 23, 1843 and she died in 1847. Mary Ann (Chamberlain) Alter was his 3rd wife. They were married January 4, 1849 and she died March 22, 1889. He organized the first Methodist Protestant Church at Carpenter's Grove in Jasper County.

Hamilton, Lewis H.
A Standard History Of Jasper And Newton Counties, Indiana: an---c1916, Vol. 1, Page 364
Rev. John Alter and Family 
 
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 Spouses:
  Charity Vanarsdale Alter (1795 - 1835)
  Mary Ann Chamberlain Alter (1825 - 1889)*
 
 Children:
  Jacob Alter (1823 - 1857)*
  Helenor M Alter Davisson (1823 - 1876)*
  Hannah A Wilcox (1831 - 1902)*
  Joseph L. Alter (1849 - 1850)*
  Lewis Simon Alter (1851 - 1936)*
  Catherine L. Alter (1852 - 1856)*
  Margaret L. Alter (1855 - 1856)*
  James Leander Alter (1859 - 1920)*
  Lacy E Alter (1862 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Alter Cemetery
Remington
Jasper County
Indiana, USA
 
Created by: Mary Jane Haight-Eckert
Record added: Nov 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80466994
Rev John Alter
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Rev John Alter
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