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Eri Querrey
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Birth: Oct. 22, 1840
Decatur
Macon County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 18, 1932
Argenta
Macon County
Illinois, USA

Illinois Civil War Detail Report

Name QUERY, ERI
Rank PVT
Company D
Unit 116 IL US INF
Personal Characteristics
Residence MAROA, MACON CO, IL
Age 21
Height 5' 8
Hair LIGHT
Eyes GRAY
Complexion SANDY
Marital Status
Occupation FARMER
Nativity MARION CO, IL
Service Record
Joined When AUG 18, 1862
Joined Where MAROA, IL
Joined By Whom JOS LINGLE
Period 3 YR
Muster In SEP 6, 1862
Muster In Where DECATUR, IL
Muster In By Whom
Muster Out JUN 7, 1865
Muster Out Where WASHINGTON, DC
Muster Out By Whom CPT NELSON


Decatur Herald 4/19/1932

Eri S. Querrey,91,died in his home in Argenta at 9 pm Monday. He had lived in Macon county all of his life with the exception of three years in which he was in the Union army during the civil war.
Mr.Querrey was born in Decatr on Oct. 22,1840. He was married to Harriet Briggs on Dec.31,1861. She died on Feb.22,1896. A son James died in infancy and another Delbert died in 1917.
He leaves the following children: Roy Querrey, Decatur,Maude Roberts, Toledo, Ohio and Thad Querrey and Effie Fullerton of Argenta. Mr.Querrey was a member of the Christian church.
Services will be at 2:30 oclock Wednesday afternoon in the United Brethren church in Argenta. The body remains in the family home in Argenta.

Obituary furnished by Janet Donner


Name: Eri Querrey
Birth Date: 22 Oct 1840
Birth Place: Decatur, Ill
Death Date: 18 Apr 1932
Death Place: Argenta, Macon, Illinois
Burial Date: 20 Apr 1932
Burial Place: Friends Creek Township, Macon, Illinois
Cemetery Name: Friends Creek
Death Age: 91
Occupation: Retired
Race: White
Marital Status: W
Gender: Male
Residence: Argenta, Ill.
Father Name: James Querrey
Father Birth Place: Virginia
Mother Name: Elizabeth Williams
Mother Birth Place: Virginia
Comments: 34y of this place; Served in military
FHL Film Number: 1684331

Illinois Death and Stillbirth Index 1916-1947 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Querrey (1811 - 1889)
  Elizabeth S. Williams Querrey (____ - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary H. Querrey (1842 - 1896)
 
 Siblings:
  Bartlett D. Querrey (1836 - 1906)*
  Eri Querrey (1840 - 1932)
  Olive F. Querrey (1845 - 1868)*
  Miriam King Querrey Myers (1848 - 1916)*
  Belle Querrey (1851 - 1935)*
  Charles Reed Querrey (1853 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co. D. 116 ILL. Inf.
 
Note: separate military stone
 
Burial:
Friends Creek Cemetery
Argenta
Macon County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: kpet
Record added: Oct 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42838382
Eri Querrey
Added by: Leslie Rankin
 
Eri Querrey
Added by: Leslie Rankin
 
Eri Querrey
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Added by: Bob & Nancy Cannon
 
 
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- Gwen Miller
 Added: Sep. 3, 2012
Eri Querrey: born 10-22-1840. died 4-18-1932.
- SBird
 Added: Jun. 24, 2011
 
 
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