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John Nelson "Nelson" Naper, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 15, 1842
Naperville
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1921
Lisle
DuPage County
Illinois, USA

Civil War: Company K, 13th Illinois infantry

John Nelson Naper enlisted as a private at Naperville, Illinois, June 28, 1861, and was mustered into Company K, 13th Illinois Infantry. Private Naper was discharged for disability January 14, 1864. John filed for a Civil War veteran's pension April 27, 1896, and received application No. 1,176,837 and certificate No. 921,322. After his death Jennie filed for a widow's pension April 21, 1921, and received application No. 1,173,302 and certificate No. 906,783.
 
 
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 Parents:
  John Naper (1800 - 1850)
  Betsey Goff Naper (1809 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Thomas Naper (1848 - 1930)*
 
 Children:
  Austin John Naper (1877 - 1932)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Austin Naper (1827 - 1862)*
  Joy Howland Napier (1829 - 1889)*
  Sarah E Naper Cleveland (1832 - 1904)*
  John Nelson Naper (1842 - 1921)
  Anna M. Naper Thayer (1844 - 1925)*
  Heman R. Naper (1847 - 1872)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Nelson J Naper
1842 - 1921
 
Burial:
Naperville Cemetery
Naperville
DuPage County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Graveyard Walker
Originally Created by: T W Zimmerman
Record added: May 21, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8808117
John Nelson Nelson Naper, Jr
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John Nelson Nelson Naper, Jr
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John Nelson Nelson Naper, Jr
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Who for the Union fought and bled, though passing on, is never dead.
- Steve
 Added: Nov. 23, 2013
sleeps between Jennie & Betsey
- Judy Reamy
 Added: Mar. 12, 2006
 
 
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