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Sgt James Henry Pitman
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Birth: 1843
Liverpool
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
Death: 1940
Leon
Decatur County
Iowa, USA

Farmed in Eden Praire Township. Husband to Elizabeth M Newcomer. Father of Harvey Melvin, Fredrick A. and Ola. Civil War Vet.
He enlisted on March 22, 1862 as a private in 3rd Missouri State Militia Cavalry, Co. G. and was made a corporal. Then he was transferred to the 7th Missouri State Militia Cavalry, Co. K where he was a Quarter Master Sergeant. Served in the same company with his brother Edward. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Pitman (1809 - 1881)
  Margaret Kinkade Pitman (1810 - 1876)
 
 Spouses:
  Elizabeth Mehitable Newcomer Pitman (1849 - 1888)*
  Emma Lenora Johnson Pitman (1874 - 1966)*
 
 Children:
  Ida Mable Pitman Farver (1867 - 1895)*
  George Woodbury Pitman (1870 - 1892)*
  Frederick Albert Pitman (1873 - 1958)*
  Claira V Pitman (1875 - 1879)*
  Harvey Melvin Pitman (1879 - 1958)*
  Ola May Pitman Hacker (1885 - 1978)*
  Clair Pitman (1900 - 1900)*
  Wilbur E Pitman (1901 - 1902)*
 
 Siblings:
  Edward Kinkade Pitman (1835 - 1902)*
  Mary Emaline Pitman Stanley (1837 - 1916)*
  James Henry Pitman (1843 - 1940)
  Margaret Elizabeth Pitman Poole (1846 - 1905)*
  Orenna Jane Pitman McDowell (1849 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Salem Cemetery
Davis City
Decatur County
Iowa, USA
Plot: 6: 4: 34
 
Created by: BGegner
Record added: Feb 20, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18001776
Sgt James Henry Pitman
Added by: BGegner
 
Sgt James Henry Pitman
Added by: BGegner
 
Sgt James Henry Pitman
Added by: BGegner
 
 
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Thank you for your service in the 7th Missouri State Militia Cavalry, Co. K.
- Calcat
 Added: Dec. 7, 2010

- Carol Clark
 Added: Jun. 14, 2010
 
 
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