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John Adam Wisner
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Birth: May 3, 1837
Basel, Switzerland
Death: Jan. 15, 1913
Vista
St. Clair County
Missouri, USA



Name: John Adam WISNER
Birth: 3 MAY 1837 in Bubendorf, Basel, Switzerland
Death: 15 JAN 1913 in St. Clair County, MO of "apoplexy"
Burial: Bear Creek cemetery, St. Clair Co., MO
Military Service: 30 NOV 1863 Civil War-Union-Co. K of the 12th Reg. Cav. Volunteers at Otterville, MO
Military Service: JUL 1865 He was appointed Corporal and saw service in Memphis, TN
Military Service: 9 APR 1866 Discharged at Ft. Leavenworth, KS
Occupation: 1883 He was still holding office as Magistrate 1
Religion: For 27 years, he was the Superintendent of the M E Sunday School at Bear Creek Methodist Church
_ELEC: 1876 Elected to the position of Magistrate on the Democratic ticket
_ELEC: 1878 Re-elected to Magistrate
_ELEC: 1880 Re-elected to Magistrate
Residence: APR 1866 Purchased a farm of eighty-two acres in Polk Township, MO
Medical Information: Had a dark complexion with dark hair and eyes.
Note:
The 1860 census shows John Adam and wife Lora living with his parents, Adam and Catherine.
John Adam and Lora had a part in the beginning of "The Old German Methodist Church", now known as Bear Creek Methodist Church. He lived with his son, Jesse, and wife during his last days.


Father: John Adam WISNER b: 29 OCT 1811 in Bubendorf, Basel, Switzerland
Mother: Catherine WEISNER b: 23 MAR 1817 in Bubendorf, Basel, Switzerland

Marriage 1 Lora CLARK b: 13 FEB 1836 in New York
Married: 1 APR 1860 in Memphis, Scotland, MO
Children

1. Joseph WISNER
b: 29 JAN 1861 in St. Clair County, MO

2. Sarah WISNER
b: 1 SEP 1862 in St. Clair County, MO

3. Martha Ann WISNER
b: 20 MAR 1864 in St. Clair County, MO

4. Lora WISNER
b: 29 APR 1867 in St. Clair County, MO

5. Laura WISNER
b: 29 APR 1867 in St. Clair County, MO

6. Jesse WISNER
b: 17 DEC 1869 in St. Clair County, MO

7. Jeremiah WISNER
b: 16 MAY 1872 in St. Clair County, MO

8. Adam Clark WISNER
b: 30 JAN 1875 in St. Clair County, MO


 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Adam Wisner (1811 - 1871)
  Catherine Budin Wisner (1817 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Lora Clark Wisner (1836 - 1907)
 
 Children:
  Sarah Minerva Wisner Garrison (1862 - 1943)*
  Martha Ann Wisner Lynch (1864 - 1948)*
  Lora Wisner Leiber (1867 - 1932)*
  Laura Wisner Corbin (1867 - 1927)*
  Jesse Wisner (1869 - 1948)*
  Jermiah M. Wisner (1872 - 1957)*
  Adam Clark Wisner (1875 - 1953)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Adam Wisner (1837 - 1913)
  Catherine Wisner (1838 - 1860)*
  John Jacob Wisner (1840 - 1843)*
  John Wisner (1841 - 1893)*
  Valerie May Wisner (1842 - 1843)*
  Henry Wisner (1844 - 1867)*
  Elizabeth Wisner Vaughn (1845 - 1889)*
  Mary Ann Wisner Taylor (1847 - 1919)*
  Charles Wisner (1850 - 1907)*
  Magdalena Wisner (1852 - 1854)*
  Susana Wisner Taylor (1855 - 1927)*
  William Wisner (1860 - 1915)*
  Daniel Wisner (1864 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Bear Creek Cemetery
Osceola
St. Clair County
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: Member #47614207
Originally Created by: Larry Boyd
Record added: Aug 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75378097
John Adam Wisner
Added by: Kathey Moore
 
John Adam Wisner
Added by: Larry Boyd
 
John Adam Wisner
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Added by: Judy Creach
 
 
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- Kathey Gilbreath Moore
 Added: Jul. 31, 2013

- DMLeForce
 Added: Feb. 9, 2012

- Douglas Pyeatt
 Added: May. 24, 2011
 
 
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