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John VanMeter
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Birth: Oct., 1831
Death: Jan. 24, 1906

Van Meter, John, son of William who came to Smith Twp., Whitley County Ind. in 1837, was born in Ohio; did die on 24th of Jan. 1906, aged 74 yrs. In 1853 married Mrs. Francis DePoy of Union Twp. this county. He was a farmer and stock buyer. He had 3 daughters and a son. Two daughters and a son are dead. the remaining daughters is Mrs. Mary Jones of Chicago. The funeral service was held in the Eel River Church and burial was in the adjoining cemetery (C.C.P., 27 Jan. 1906) The deceased daughters of John Van Meter were named Alice and Orpha (C.C.C.M., 2 Feb 1906).

-1906 Obituary Abstract
Columbia City Post, 27 Jan. 1906
Columbia City Commercial Mail, 2 Feb 1906 
 
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 Parents:
  William VanMeter (1801 - 1885)
  Mary Harmon VanMeter (1803 - 1840)
 
 Spouse:
  Francis DePoy VanMeter (1835 - 1921)
 
 Siblings:
  Phebe VanMeter Diffendarfer (1827 - 1908)*
  Christena VanMeter Myers (1827 - 1910)*
  Adam VanMeter (1830 - 1857)*
  John VanMeter (1831 - 1906)
  Rebecca VanMeter Stirling (1834 - 1906)*
  Julia Ann VanMeter Hurd (1836 - 1865)*
  America VanMeter Gradeless (1860 - 1935)**
  Scott Van Meter (1861 - 1932)**
  Almeda Van Meter (1864 - 1945)**
  Malinda May VanMeter (1866 - 1951)**
  William VanMeter (1869 - 1972)**
  Alpha VanMeter (1871 - 1951)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Eel River Presbyterian Cemetery
Coesse
Whitley County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Section A, Row 9
 
Maintained by: Glendora
Originally Created by: P.Bailey
Record added: Apr 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68652163
John VanMeter
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John VanMeter
Added by: CS Blair
 
John VanMeter
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