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Sgt Hiram Reuben Meeker
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1825
Delaware County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 16, 1900
Cushman
Independence County
Arkansas, USA

Sgt. Hiram Reuben Meeker; Son of Rev. Grove Meeker, Jr. and Phebe Ann Payne; Husband of Caroline McCoy and Matilda "Caroline" Brightwell Meeker.

Pension Filed 16 Sep 1887
Application # 622982, Certificate # 479771
Was a Sargent, Company C, 2nd Regiment, Arkansas Cavalry, in Civil War. Enlisted Jan 1, 1863 at Houston, MO for 3 years by a Lt. William F. Orr. Wounded March 23, 1864 and discharged at Springfield, MO on June 4, 1864 for disability contracted in line of duty.
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Civil War Pension Index, 1861-1934
Hiram R. Meeker
State Filed: Arkansas
Widow: Caroline Meeker
Comments: Caroline Meeker, (Gdn.) 
 
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 Parents:
  Grove Meeker (1797 - 1880)
  Phebe Ann Payne Meeker (1802 - 1889)
 
 Spouses:
  Caroline Mary McCoy Meeker (1826 - 1888)
  Matilda "Caroline" Brightwell Meeker (1853 - 1924)
 
 Children:
  Phebe Ann Meeker Smith (1851 - 1923)*
  James Emery Meeker (1860 - 1940)*
  Emma Nevada Meeker Messenger (1868 - 1940)*
  Ella N. Meeker Davidson (1868 - 1942)*
  Nettie Florence Meeker Wren (1892 - 1968)*
  Hiram Henry Meeker (1894 - 1923)*
 
 Sibling:
  Edwin H Meeker (1820 - 1888)**
  Hiram Reuben Meeker (1825 - 1900)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint Paul Cemetery
Sharp County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: C&P * LaPlante Files
Record added: Dec 03, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12600274
Sgt Hiram Reuben Meeker
Added by: C&P * LaPlante Files
 
Sgt Hiram Reuben Meeker
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Sgt Hiram Reuben Meeker
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Hiram Meeker married Caroline Brightwell May 31, 1891 in Izard County, Arkansas
- Sandra Smith
 Added: Jun. 25, 2013
In honor of my great-great grandfather.
- S Alvarado
 Added: Apr. 12, 2012

- Kathy from Arkansas
 Added: Jun. 24, 2010
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