Joseph Keever Means

Male 1829 - 1863  (33 years)


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  • Name Joseph Keever Means 
    Born 29 Aug 1829  Lewis County, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Jun 1863  Vicksburg, MS Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Cheney Grove Township Cemetery, Saybrook, IL Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8622  Williams Genealogy
    Last Modified 19 Jul 2015 

    Father Robert Means
              b.
    8 Apr 1785, Cumberland, Mifflin, PA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    1 Aug 1835, Cheney's Grove, McLean Co., Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Sarah S. Rumsey
              b.
    10 Nov 1795
              d.
    1 Mar 1875, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 3 Nov 1818  Lewis Co., KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F53  Group Sheet

    Family Matilda Rankin
              b.
    10 Aug 1836
              d.
    12 Oct 1909  (Age 73 years) 
    Children 
     1. Alta Means
    +2. Marcus Asbury Means
              b.
    16 Oct 1862, Saybroook, IL Find all individuals with events at this location
              d.
    1954, Lewiston, ID Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
    Last Modified 10 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F3034  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Aug 1829 - Lewis County, KY Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 25 Jun 1863 - Vicksburg, MS Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Cheney Grove Township Cemetery, Saybrook, IL Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • He enlisted in Company F, One Hundred and Sixteenth Illinois Volunteers, September 6, 1862, and he died, of a disease contracted in the service, at Walnut Hill, Mississippi,

      Died at the siege of Vicksburg, two days before the surrender.

      Note: Walnut Hill is the old name of Vicksburg.