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 John Jacob Harmon

John Jacob Harmon

Birth
Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
Death 30 Oct 1904 (aged 67)
Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 12284117 · View Source
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North Carolina Troops Vol V. page 429, Co D, 14th Regiment N.C. Troops:
"Harmon, John J, Corporal, resided in Cleveland County was by occupation a farmer prior to enlisting in Surry County at age 22 April 26,1861. Present or accounted for until wounded at Chancellorsville, Virginia, August 10, 1863 when he was reported absent without leave. Rejoined the company prior to November 1, 1863, and present or accounted for until paroled at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, April 9, 1865."

The 14th started out as the 4th Regiment N.C. Volunteers. It was also known as the Cleveland Blues. Other Harmons in the outfit were: Harman, David 2nd Lt.; Harmon, Augusta, Corporal; Harmon, John L. Private; Harmon, Preston, Private; Harmon, Reuben L, Corporal.

John Jake lived in Buffalo Creek and attended church at El Bethal and also Patterson Grove Church.



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  • Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
  • Added: 7 Nov 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 12284117
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Jacob Harmon (27 Sep 1837–30 Oct 1904), Find A Grave Memorial no. 12284117, citing El Bethel Cemetery, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Olmstead (contributor 46772820) .