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James S Reeder
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1841
Schoharie County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 11, 1913
Earlville
Delaware County
Iowa, USA

James S Reeder was a veteran of the Civil War. He was a resident of Earlsville, Delaware County, Iowa, when he enlisted on 23 Sept 1861 at the age of 20 years. Mustered in Co B 4th Iowa Cavalry on 23 Nov 1861. Promoted 6th Corporal 1 Jan 1862. Reduced to ranks 1 Aug 1862 (cause not reported.) Mustered out 4 Dec 1864 at Memphis, Tennessee. Term of enlistment expired.

James applied for his pension 18 Aug 1890. His application is #933.850 and his certificate #1080.110. His wife, Laura, applied for her widow's pension in Iowa on 4 Feb 1914. Her application is #102.1726 and her certificate #774.083.

James Reeder was a native of New York, the son of William Reeder and Jane Harrison. He married Laura Cornelia Pierce, also a native of New York, Dec 1866 in Earlville, Iowa. James and Laura had the following known children: Iona, Infant Son, James Melvin, Clara C, Clarence C, and Arthur J.

James died at Earlville in 1913 at the age of 72 years 1 month.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Reeder (1812 - 1900)
  Jane Harrison Reeder (1813 - 1900)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Cornelia Pierce Reeder (1847 - 1924)*
 
 Children:
  Infant Son Reeder (1869 - 1869)*
  James Melvin Pierce (1870 - 1914)*
  Clarence C Reeder (1876 - 1879)*
 
 Sibling:
  James S Reeder (1841 - 1913)
  Royal Amos Reeder (1853 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Earlville
Delaware County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: kweaver
Record added: Nov 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101168941
James S Reeder
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James S Reeder
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4th Iowa Cavalry Remembered
- Kent Kooi
 Added: Nov. 24, 2012
Co B 4th Iowa Cavalry. Remember those who served.
- kweaver
 Added: Nov. 23, 2012
 
 
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