Birth26 Mar 1823, Culpeper Co, VA
Death14 Dec 1897
James enlisted in the Mexican War on 7 Sep 1847 in Springfield IL. He enlisted in Illinois 14th Infantry Co L on 18 Feb 1865 at age 41. John was 5’ 5”and had blue eyes, light hair and light complexion.
Marriage18 Dec 1850, Christian Co, IL466