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Pvt John H. Greiner

Pvt John H. Greiner

Birth
Augusta County, Virginia, USA
Death 28 Sep 1894 (aged 64–65)
Decatur County, Georgia, USA
Burial Fairfield, Rockbridge County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 62716190 · View Source
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John H. Greiner was born in about 1829 in Augusta Co., VA. He served in Co. H. 14th Virginia Cavalry. He was sent to Point Lookout POW Camp in Maryland and he was released on 13 May 1865. He died in Decatur, GA. He was a director of the Rockbridge Mutual Insurance Co. "A brave and gallant Confederate soldier." Source: Robert J. Driver Jr.'s excellent book, 14th Virginia Cavalry, 1988, H.E. Howard, Inc., Lynchburg, VA., page 129.

Jane Catherine Quick appears to be his first wife. She died following childbirth and her infant died a short time later.

On the 1870 Augusta Co., VA Census, farmer John H Greiner, 40, is residing with Sarah M., 30; Ruth Ann, 18; Rebecca, 14; Rachel A., 12 and George S., 10, all VA born.

J.H. Greiner
Died
Sept 28, 1894
Aged
65 years.
(8 line epitaph is not clear)


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  • Created by: LSP
  • Added: 9 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 62716190
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt John H. Greiner (1829–28 Sep 1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 62716190, citing Fairfield Cemetery, Fairfield, Rockbridge County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by LSP (contributor 46860931) .