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Edward H Grimes
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1818
Gallia County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jan. 17, 1889
Meigs County
Ohio, USA

Husband of Elizabeth Almira Giles. Edward H. Grimes was a soldier in the Federal Army, during the war of 1861. He entered the service August 12, 1861, in Company H, 36th Ohio Infantry, for three years, and was engaged in the battles of Lewisburg, Rappahannock, South Mountain, Antietam, Fort Donelson, Hoovers Gap, Chickamauga, Winchester, Peach Creek, Mission Ridge, and numerous smaller engagements. At Mission Ridge he was severely wounded, a ball striking his knapsack and breaking his left shoulder, and giving him internal injuries. He was promoted from private to corporal, then to sergeant, receiving discharge March 17, 1865.
He and Almira had twelve children 
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  Royal E. Grimes (1853 - 1937)*
*Calculated relationship
Midway Cemetery
Meigs County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Johnie Grimes
Record added: Aug 15, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15383547
Edward H Grimes
Added by: Connie Schumaker
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Rest in Peace Mr.Grimes!
- Maspeth
 Added: Aug. 27, 2006

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