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John Christopher Ketterman
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Birth: Aug. 16, 1831
Ross County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 16, 1864
Kennesaw
Cobb County
Georgia, USA

John Christopher Ketterman was born the son of Justice (Justus) Ketterman (1795-1807) and Mary Ann Wood (1803-1887).

On Feb. 25th of 1856, John married Elizabeth Catherine Kesling who was the daughter of Peter Kesling (1809-1894) and Delilah Ketring (1814-1882).

John Christopher Ketterman served on the Union side in the 118th Regiment, Ohio Infantry. He entered the servce on the 13th day of Sept 1862 and served in the Civil War from the state of Ohio, Co. H., but he did not survive the war. John was killed in action on 16th of June 1864 near Kennesaw Mountain, Georgia AKA as Pine Mountain Battlefield.

Kennesaw Mountain was the site of the Battle of Kennesaw during the 1864 Alanta campaign of the American Civil War, in which the Union forces of General William Tecumseh Sherman launched a bloody frontal attack on the Confederate Army of Tennessee.

Kennesaw Mountain is to the north and west of Marietta

The Battle started June 10th, 1864 and John Christopher Ketterman was one of the roughly 3,000 Union men and the roughly 1,000 Confederate men that lost their lives in this battle.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Justice Ketterman (1795 - 1867)
  Mary Ann Wood Ketterman (1803 - 1887)
 
 Children:
  James Hiram Ketterman (1857 - 1926)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Ketterman (1820 - 1849)*
  Abraham Henkle Ketterman (1823 - 1904)*
  Elizabeth Ketterman Goings (1826 - 1881)*
  William W. Ketterman (1828 - 1863)*
  Isaac N Ketterman (1830 - 1871)*
  John Christopher Ketterman (1831 - 1864)
  Rebecca Ketterman Goings (1836 - ____)*
  James Sparr Ketterman (1838 - 1922)*
  Lewis Justice Ketterman (1845 - 1863)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Marietta National Cemetery
Marietta
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: H, 8749
 
Maintained by: Gal Clark
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
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John Christopher Ketterman
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John Christopher Ketterman
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a Wood cousin
- Cyndi
 Added: Mar. 21, 2016
Rest in peace J.C. Ketterman 1831-1864
- Audrey Staples
 Added: Sep. 4, 2015

- Betty
 Added: Aug. 28, 2015
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