Nicholas Harper Ketterman

Male 1840 - 1904  (63 years)


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  • Name Nicholas Harper Ketterman 
    Born 12 Jul 1840  Pendleton Co., Va/Wv Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Mar 1904  Il Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    Person ID P16513  Arbogast
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2013 

    Father Jacob C. Ketterman,   b. 1796/7, Pendleton Co., Va/Wv Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1875, Dorcas (near), Grant Co., Wv Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Mary Ann Arbogast,   b. Abt 1800, Pendleton Co., Va/Wv Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870/1880, Prb MacKsville, Union Dist., Pendleton Co., Wv Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 80 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 13 Jan 1820  Pendleton Co., Va/Wv Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F3192  Group Sheet

    Family Elizabeth Teter,   b. 1 Oct 1844,   d. 4 Jan 1878, Il Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 33 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1864 
    Children 
     1. Sherman Tecumsah Ketterman,   b. 17 Apr 1866, Delta, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1955  (Age 89 years)
     2. Lena Leona Ketterman,   b. 13 Dec 1868, McLean Co., Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Apr 1958, Richland, Wa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     3. Lilly Ketterman,   b. Mar 1870,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Bertha Viola Ketterman,   b. 30 Dec 1874,   d. 4 Apr 1942  (Age 67 years)
     5. Paul Ketterman,   b. 26 Dec 1876, Il Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1958, Wa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
    Family ID F3664  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • From "Our Family, The Colaws of Virginia and Points West, by Shirley (Colaw)
      Howell of Sumter, SC. Book details this family and its descendants. Nicholas
      married while on re-enlistment leave from the Union Army. Includes parents of
      spouse. Nicholas was a Sgt., 26th Infantry, Illinois Volunteers. The Colaw
      Book contains the operations of this regiment during the Civil War. Nicholas'
      name is inscribed on a bronze tablet in the Illinois Monument at Vicksburg, MS.
      This book contains a wedding photo of Nicholas and Elizabeth, and a wealth of
      other excellent photographs of Colaws and allied families, including the author
      and her family.