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John A Cline
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Birth: Apr. 30, 1837
Boone County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 1862
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

CLINE, JOHN A. - was the first of seven children born to Bennet and Martha Patsy Fear Cline on 30 Apr 1837. He married to Miss Rosetta Luse, the daughter of Aaron and Martha Smith Luse, on 27 Jan 1859 in Appanoose Co., Iowa. This union was blessed with three children, Genora 1860, Martha in 1862 and John McClellan in 1863.

John answered the call of his country by enlisting in the Union Army at Monravia, Iowa on 9 Aug 1862 at age 25. He served as a Pvt., in Company "G" 36th Infantry Regiment Iowa Volunteers. His unit numbers, 211, were bore on the blue flag. On 20 Dec 1862 John died from disease while being trained to fight in the Civil War at Benton Barracks in St. Louis, Missouri.

John's father, Bennet Cline, and brother William and Simeon T. Cline also served in this war as well as brother-in-law, Henry Clay Graham. His father's unit arrived at Benton Barracks on 1 Jan 1863. I know he would have loved to see his son before he died. Simeon Cline served 5 months and 16 days in Anderson and survived. 
 
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 Parents:
  Bennet Cline (1805 - 1881)
  Martha Patsey Fear Cline (1812 - 1909)
 
 Siblings:
  John A Cline (1837 - 1862)
  Simeon T. Cline (1842 - 1916)*
  Melvina Catherine Cline Graham (1845 - 1914)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Civil War Veteran. There are two memorials, He IS buried in St. Louis, not in Iowa.
 
Burial:
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Lemay
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 38 Site 4025
 
Maintained by: Colby Kingery
Originally Created by: Tami Glock
Record added: Feb 26, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34234067
John A Cline
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John A Cline
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