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Pvt Harris W. "Harry" Peters
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Birth: Feb. 7, 1844
Grand Rapids
Wood County
Ohio, USA
Death: Mar. 27, 1922
Grand Rapids
Wood County
Ohio, USA

GAR 68TH OVI COMPANY F
ENLISTED FROM GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP DECEMBER 1863
DISCHARGED JULY 1865

Harry was the son of Jeremiah and Rebecca Peters from Pennsylvania with siblings: Mary, Rebecca, William, Tilman, Ann, and Henry. Harry was the youngest child. He was a stone worker. There was a marriage notice for Harris Peters and Anna McConoway on 28 January 1865 in Wood County.

Wood County Register, 4/6/1922
Harry and his wife adopted two girls, Jennie Veley and Gussie Halter and raised them as their daughters. He was a member of the United Brethren Church, the Bond Post No. 24, Grand Army of the Republic.
Contributed by Indigogirl 
 
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 Parents:
  Jeremiah Peters (1807 - 1876)
  Rebecca Handwerk Peters (1811 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Harriet D. Veley Peters (1852 - 1936)
 
 Siblings:
  Mary E. Peters Snyder (1831 - 1912)*
  William Peters (1835 - 1904)*
  Tilman Peters (1837 - 1906)*
  Anna Peters Mailey (1839 - 1912)*
  Henry Peters (1840 - 1923)*
  Harris W. Peters (1844 - 1922)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Beaver Creek Cemetery
Grand Rapids
Wood County
Ohio, USA
Plot: North Section Row 27 Stone 8
 
Created by: Lavidaloca
Record added: Aug 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74470069
Pvt Harris W. Harry Peters
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Pvt Harris W. Harry Peters
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