Feb. 24, 1831 Barrs Mills Tuscarawas County Ohio, USA
Oct. 30, 1907 New Philadelphia Tuscarawas County Ohio, USA
My Great-Great Grandfather McKnight. Served in the Civil War. James Barr McKnight enlisted in the Army (Grand Army of the Republic) on Aug 15, 1862, served as a private in Company K. 98th Ohio Volunteer Infantry (OVI) and was discharged on April 18, 1863.
He is buried in East Fair Street Cementary (Fair Avenue NE), New Philadelphia, Ohio in Block H, Lot 163, Grave 6 (Located behind white stone mossuleum). His grave registration card says he died of blood poisoning and was buried Nov 2, 1907.