LIMES, JOHN - Fayette County, Ohio | JOHN LIMES - Ohio Gravestone Photos


Good Hope Cemetery
Fayette County,

John Limes was the second oldest son of Harmon and Mary McKee Limes. He was born May 3, 1816 and died July 1, 1887.

On March 29, 1838 he married Sarah Ann Cory by the Rev. John King in Fayette County, Ohio. Her parents were James Cory and Rebecca Sperry.

Pvt. John Limes was mustered-in to the 63rd OVI, Co. "E" on September 8, 1861. He was honorably discharged on September 25, 1862 on Surgeon's Certificate of Disability. His discharge papers show his occupation as being a farmer.

Sarah Ann Cory Limes is buried next to her husband, John, at the Good Hope Cemetery in Wayne Township, Fayette County, Ohio.

Family Bible records and other accounts show the following children for John and Sarah Limes:

Rebecca: Born: February of 1839
Married: July 3, 1858 to Enoch McCord
in Pike County, Ohio

Harmon James: Born: July 3, 1841 - Fayette County, Ohio
Married: February 11, 1862 to Nancy Margaret Shade
in Pike County, Ohio
Died: October 2, 1932 - Ottawa, Kansas

William Henry: Born: July 23, 1845
Died: July 27, 1922

Mary Nancy Elizabeth: Born: March of 1850

Nathan H.: Born: 1855
Died: 1859

John Leighton: Born: October 20, 1860 in Bainbridge
Ross County, Ohio
Died: August 10, 1948 in Alhambra
Los Angeles County, California

Contributed on 6/28/07 by ljellis_2000
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Submitted: 6/28/07 • Approved: 6/29/07 • Last Updated: 8/13/15 • R28795-G0-S3

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