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Pvt John Jordan Sportsman

Pvt John Jordan Sportsman

Birth
Missouri, USA
Death 15 Aug 1922 (aged 77)
Burial McKinney, Collin County, Texas, USA
Plot Block 105
Memorial ID 6627793 · View Source
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John Jordan Sportsman came to Texas from Dodge City in 1890. He was the father of John Robert (Jack), George Arthur, Laura, Betsy, Emma, Elizabeth, James and Harvey. John J. and his family settled near Valdasta and later moved to McKinney. Here he engaged in the livery stable business with his sons, Jack and George.



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John J. Sportsman 1845-1822 Confederate Veteran

Gravesite Details John enlisted in Keetsville Missouri to serve under Gen. Sterling Price during the war of 1861-65. He died Aug. 15th 1922 at age 77.

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  • Created by: Herbert Rickards
  • Added: 22 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6627793
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt John Jordan Sportsman (23 Apr 1845–15 Aug 1922), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6627793, citing Pecan Grove Cemetery, McKinney, Collin County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Herbert Rickards (contributor 10274696) .