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Pvt James Amos Myers
Birth: 1832
Allegany County
Maryland, USA
Death: Jul. 28, 1864
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

JAMES AMOS MYERS.2, (JOSEPH W. MYERS.1) born: 1832, Allegany County Maryland, died: 28 July 1864, West of Atlanta, Cobb County Georgia, buried, Marietta National Cemetery, Cobb County Georgia, son of: JOSEPH W, MYERS and MARY ANN SQUIRES, married: 25 August 1854, Effingham County Illinois, ELIZA JANE McCLAIN, born: 25 July 1832, Indianapolis, Marion County Indiana, died: 21 September 1909, Loudon Township, Fayette County Illinois, buried: Loudon, Fayette County Illinois, daughter of: GEORGE Mc CLAIN and FRANCES ANN VAN HORN, Children; MARY HELEN (MYERS) JAMES-ORMAN-REINHEIMER (Mrs Ross Cook James)(Mrs William Orman)(Mrs. Valentine Reinheimer,) ROBERT GRAYSON MYERS, GEORGE OSCAR MYERS, AMANDA HARRIET "ANNA" (MYERS) PATIENT-FROSTMYER-PARRISH-ALDERSON (Mrs Thomas Patient)(Mrs.William E. Frostmyer)(Mrs. Robert W. Parrish)(Mrs.Charles Alderson).

ELIZA JANE (McCLAIN) MYERS, married Second: 31 May 1865, Shelby County Illinois, CLARK MUNN HOWE, born: 6 August 1822 Holland, Erie County New York, died:2 April 1883, aged 60 yrs 7 months 26 days, one Son, BONA CLARK HOWE, born; 7 June 1868 Shelby County Illinois, died; 27 August 1927. Shelby County Illinois,

ELIZA JANE (McCLAIN) MYERS-HOWE, married third; 24 July 1884, Shelby County Illinois, HENRY FULK, born: May 1828, North Carolina, died: 5 August 1902, Macon County Illinois. No issue this marriage

Source; Illinois State Archives Civil War Service Report:

MYERS, JAMES A., Rank: Private Unit: Company A. 26th Infantry, Illinois, age: 28, height: 5' 8" Hair; Black, Eyes; Blue, Complection: Dark, marital status: married, Occupation: Carpenter, Nativity; Alleghany Indiana.

Joined for service 1st. October 1861, Hannibal, by J.J. Fundkhouser, Term: 3 yrs. Mustered into service: 2 August 1861, Camp Butler, by Capt. Pitcher Residence: Ewington, Effingham County Illinois. Remarks: Killed in action, near Atlanta, Georgia, July 28, 1864

 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph W. Myers (1795 - 1854)
  Mary Ann Squires Myers (1799 - 1845)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza Jane McClain Fulk (1832 - 1909)
 
 Children:
  Mary Helen Myers Reinheimer (1855 - 1902)*
  Robert Grayson Myers (1858 - ____)*
  George Oscar Myers (1860 - 1934)*
  Amanda Harriet "Anna" Myers Alderson (1865 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  William T. Myers (1818 - 1900)*
  Elizabeth Myers Smith (1820 - 1907)*
  Ellen Myers Durbin (1826 - 1906)*
  Isabelle Myers Durbin (1827 - ____)*
  Mary Susan Myers Gilmore (1828 - 1854)*
  Harriet Myers Durbin (1831 - 1901)*
  James Amos Myers (1832 - 1864)
  Ferdinand Myers (1837 - 1892)**
  Emily Myers Durbin (1841 - 1861)*
  Samantha Evaline Myers Varvil (1844 - 1926)*
  Joshua Morris Myers (1848 - 1867)**
  Leroy Myers (1849 - 1932)**
  Hester Ann Myers (1853 - 1854)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Marietta National Cemetery
Marietta
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: grave 8985 sec H.
 
Created by: Marilyn Pederson
Record added: Feb 16, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6187950
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