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James Alfred Wedan Hammond
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Birth: Feb. 8, 1875
Jennings County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 24, 1896
Jennings County
Indiana, USA

He was the son of Theophilus Gaines 'Op' and Mary Margaret White Hammond.

His siblings: Bessie Belle Hammond Day (1866-1909); Minnie May Hammond (1867-1884); Thomas Clarence Hammond (1869-1958); Charles Augustus Hammond (1872-1925); George Kennedy Hammond (1877-1959); Carrie 'Grace' Hammond Ross (1881-1952); Alice Hazel Hammond Wright (1883-1964); Clint Harry Hammond (1885-1969); Mark Evert Hammond (1888-1968); and Jessie Margaret Hammond Nagel Gaither (1890-1967).

James had typhoid fever and was recovering. He wasn't supposed to have anything to eat, but he begged his mother. His bowels perferated and he died of peritonitis. James dated a school teacher, but he never married.

James's tombstone reads: J Weda Hammon. When his father mustered out of the Civil War the papers spelled his name 'Hammond'. In order to get his pension his father, Theophilus, left the 'd' on the end of his name.

He died at age 21 years 7 months 16 days.
Family links: 
  Theophilus Gaines Hammond (1842 - 1935)
  Mary Margaret White Hammond (1850 - 1926)
  Bessie Belle Hammond Day (1866 - 1909)*
  Minnie May Hammon (1867 - 1884)*
  Thomas Clarence Hammond (1869 - 1958)*
  Charles Augustus Hammond (1872 - 1925)*
  James Alfred Wedan Hammond (1875 - 1896)
  George Kennedy Hammond (1877 - 1959)*
  Carrie 'Grace' Hammond Ross (1881 - 1952)*
  Alice Hazel Hammond Wright (1883 - 1964)*
  Clint Harry Hammond (1885 - 1969)*
  Mark Evert Hammond (1888 - 1968)*
  Jessie Margaret Hammond Gaither (1890 - 1967)*
*Calculated relationship
Springer Cemetery
Bartholomew County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Charlene Harmon
Record added: Feb 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65508789
James Alfred Wedan Hammond
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James Alfred Wedan Hammond
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James Alfred Wedan Hammond
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Rest in peace. Charlene Harmon
 Added: Mar. 14, 2011

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