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Nathan Church
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Birth: Nov. 22, 1840
Ionia County
Michigan, USA
Death: Dec. 26, 1926
Ithaca
Gratiot County
Michigan, USA

"Portrait of Nathan Church, from Arcadia. First Lieutenant Twenty-sixth Infantry, 9/1/1862. Adjutant, 4/15/1863. Captain, 4/15/1864. Brevet Major U.S. Volunteers, "for gallant services before Petersburg, Va." Major, 9/12/1864. Lieutenant Colonel, 3/7/1865. Brevet Lieutenant Colonel U.S. Volunteers, 4/9/1865, "for conspicuous gallantry and meritorious services during the recent campaign terminating with the surrender of the insurgent army under General Lee." Mustered out as Major, 6/4/1865, but retained on detached service until 11/7/1865. "
Son of Rev. Lafayette Church & Sophronia (Benjamin) Church.
He married Mary H. Bills, December 25, 1866. She was born May 17, 1848.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Lafayette Church (1816 - 1907)
  Sophronia Benjamin Church (1823 - 1910)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Helen Bills Church (1848 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  Helen C. Church Marsh (1868 - 1956)*
  LeRoy Bills Church (1869 - 1931)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nathan Church (1840 - 1926)
  Cornelia Church Nelson (1842 - 1878)*
  Avolin Church (1853 - 1916)*
  Julia Elizabeth Church Scattergood (1856 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: 2015
 
Burial:
Ithaca Cemetery
Ithaca
Gratiot County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Glenn Geirland
Record added: Oct 28, 2009
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- D. Curtis
 Added: May. 28, 2015
Companion #04703 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Apr. 5, 2011

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