Wednesday, June 26, 2013

James J. Sisson.

Picture plub. date 1919.
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James J. Sisson.

Birth: 1841.
Death: 1929.

Wife's : Katie B., 1847-1874., Mary A., 1850-1926.

Burial: Harveyville Cemetery, Harveyville, Wabaunsee County, Kansas.

Came to Wabaunsee in 1876, from Benton County, Iowa and settled in section 30 of Plumb township.  He had a 240 acre farm called Grand View.  Mr. Sisson was a pioneer of Wabaunsee County.  He lived about 5 miles  north-west of Harveyville, Kansas which was his post office address.

Mr. Sisson was a Civil War Veteran.

James J. Sisson, Private, Enlisted 13th., Iowa Infantry, Co. D., October 10, 1861, Mustered in October 21, 1861, Age 21, Residence Ioka, Nativity of Indiana.  No other information.

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