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Sgt John Elvis Barnard
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Birth: Jun. 7, 1841
Greene County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 25, 1917
Greene County
Illinois, USA

OBITUARY: John Elvis Barnard died Oct. 25,1917 at his daughter's home 3 miles southwest of White Hall, Illinois. He was born June 7, 1841 near Athensville Greene Co. Illinois. His parents were William Henry and Martha Ruyle Barnard. He married Milly Jane Hopper April 14, 1864 in Greene Co., Illinois and she preceeded him in death June 14, 1890. He also was preceeded in death by two sisters, Rutha Jane(John Sidney) Hopper in 1886 and Minerva (Joseph Isaac) Greenwood in 1873 and three children, Robert W. in 1870,Charles E. in 1875 and Cavil A. in 1878. He is survived by one sister, Mary A. (William) Hopper and the following Children: Edwin S.(Laura) Barnard, Henry Evan (Annie) Barnard, Mary Lillian (Alvin) Goode, Hattie Imogene (Thomas) Lewis, Edna Elizabeth (John) Goodall, Norman Leslie Barnard, Eveline Estella (Archibald) Ridings with whom he was living and John Earnest Barnard. John was a veteran of the civil war serving in Company D of the 32nd Illinois Infantry and fought at Shiloh and The Battle of the Hatchie where he was shot through the knee and taken prisoner. After the war he was a farmer East of Roodhouse, Illinois and also operated a saw mill in Apple Creek Bottom near the town of Norwalk. He died as a result of nephritis. Burial was in Richwoods Cemetery east of Roodhouse, Illinois. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry Barnard (1818 - 1888)
  Martha Ruyle Barnard (1822 - 1847)
 
 Spouse:
  Millicent Jane Hopper Barnard (1845 - 1890)
 
 Children:
  Edwin Sydney Barnard (1866 - 1937)*
  Henry Evan Barnard (1868 - 1936)*
  Robert William Barnard (1870 - 1870)*
  Mary Lillian Barnard Goode (1871 - 1935)*
  Charles Edward Barnard (1873 - 1875)*
  Hattie Imogene Barnard Lewis (1876 - 1949)*
  Cavil Anderson Barnard (1877 - 1878)*
  Edna Elizabeth Barnard Goodall (1879 - 1953)*
  Norman Leslie Barnard (1882 - 1964)*
  Eveline Estella Barnard Ridings (1883 - 1946)*
  John Earnest Barnard (1886 - 1947)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Elvis Barnard (1841 - 1917)
  Rutha Jane Barnard Hopper (1842 - 1886)*
  Mary A. Barnard Hopper (1845 - 1928)*
  Minerva Barnard Greenwood (1847 - 1874)*
  Avie Barnard Barnett (1848 - 1931)**
  Sarah Elizabeth Barnard Powell (1851 - 1907)**
  William Henry Barnard (1853 - 1902)**
  Elizabeth Louisa Barnard Fenton (1858 - ____)**
  Emily D Barnard Fenton (1859 - 1936)**
  George Washington Barnard (1861 - 1923)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Richwoods Cemetery
Athensville
Greene County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: Grave Locator
Originally Created by: Don Barnard
Record added: Sep 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30200278
Sgt John Elvis Barnard
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Sgt John Elvis Barnard
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Sgt John Elvis Barnard
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- Terry Barnard
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- Kimberley Terrill
 Added: May. 3, 2009
 
 
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