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Walter Post

Walter Post[1]

Male 1840 - 1913  (72 years)

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  • Name Walter Post 
    Born 15 Jun 1840  Chester, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Military Nov 1861  [1
    Army, as a musician in the OVI band; discharged Oct. 1862 
    Address:
    41st Regiment 
    _FSFTID KLCR-LKG 
    _UID 4C35DBF82DDE454FBA08D1B2260D8462511D 
    Died 1 May 1913  Chester Twp, Geauga, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Buried 4 May 1913  Chester Twp. Cem, Sec A Lot 38, Geauga, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I26  Bradley - Post
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2017 

    Father Jabez Post,   b. 8 Aug 1796, Norwich, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1876, Chester, Geauga, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Mcgillis,   b. 1812,   d. 11 Oct 1884  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1835  Norwich, New London, CT Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F21  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Orsa Jane Lander,   b. 22 Sep 1845, Orange Twp Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Nov 1923  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 26 Oct 1864  Cuyahoga, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Alternate records show a marriage date of 3 December 1864.
    Children 
     1. Howard Afton Post,   b. 14 Jun 1865, Chesterland, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1952, Oakland, CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     2. William Lander Post,   b. 9 Jul 1871, Chesterland, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Dec 1954, Chesterland, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Sterling E. Post,   b. 7 Jul 1875, Chester, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1879, Chester, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 4 years)
     4. James Albert Post,   b. 4 Oct 1881, Chester Twp, Geauga, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1976, Chardon, Geauga, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 15 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F23  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Walter Post, Orsa Lander gravestone
    Walter Post, Orsa Lander gravestone
    Walter Post Grave Registration Card
    Walter Post Grave Registration Card
    This card notes his Civil War service, plus death and burial details.

  • Notes 
    • According to the "Geauga Republican-Record" newspaper, 7 May 1913 edition, the funeral was one of the largest ever held in Chester.

      According to "Ohio Deaths 1908-1953 (LDS), his occupation was listed as "farmer".

  • Sources 
    1. [S224] Ohio Graves Registration Cards.

    2. [S142] Census, 1900, US.
      1900 census shows birth date as "Jun 1840".

    3. [S145] OH Deaths 1908-1953.

    4. [S8] CT Archives-Norwich, , 4-367.

    5. [S144] OH Marriages 1800-1958, Ref: v1 p130, source film number 873460.