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Pvt James M Ard
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Birth: Jun. 16, 1843
Morgan County
Missouri, USA
Death: Mar. 5, 1883
Kansas, USA

Son of Charles C. & Susan M. Ard.

Married Mary Jane Harris (who is buried in Idaho).

Civil War Veteran -- 6th Regiment, Kansas Volunteer Cavalry, Company C.

Died of Brain Fever.

Source: Ard Family Historian -- Anna Belle (Ard) Manly in 1982. The information is recorded at SEK (Southeast Kansas) Public Library in Iola, Kansas.

Name: James M. Ard
Residence: Humboldt, Kansas
Enlistment Date: 20 Dec 1861
Side Served: Union
State Served: Kansas
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 20 December 1861.
Enlisted in Company C, 6th Cavalry Regiment Kansas on 20 Dec 1861. Mustered Out Company C, 6th Cavalry Regiment Kansas on 1 Feb 1865 at Clarksville, AR.
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private

6th Regiment Cavalry - Organized at Fort Scott July, 1861. Attached to Dept. of Kansas to August, 1862. 2nd Brigade, Dept. of Kansas, to October, 1862. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, Army of the Frontier, Dept. of Missouri, to February, 1863 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Army of the Frontier, to June 1863. District of the Frontier, Dept. of Missouri, to January, 1864. District of the Frontier, 7th Corps, Dept. of Arkansas, to March, 1864. 3rd Brigade, District of the Frontier, 7th Corps, to January, 1865. 2nd Brigade 3rd Division, 7th Corps, to February, 1865. 1st Brigade 2nd Division, 7th Corps, to August, 1865.

Consolidated to a Battalion April 18, 1865.
Mustered out August 27, 1865.

Family links: 
  Charles C Ard (1812 - 1864)
  Susan M Barrow Ard (1820 - 1864)
  Ida May Ard (1871 - 1877)*
  Susan Elizabeth Ard (1878 - 1880)*
  James M Ard (1843 - 1883)
  Newton Lafayette Ard (1845 - 1944)*
  John C. Ard (1852 - 1938)*
  Jacob C. Ard (1858 - 1915)*
*Calculated relationship
Ard Cemetery
Allen County
Kansas, USA
Created by: TiogaRose
Record added: Aug 07, 2007
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Pvt James M Ard
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