The USGenWeb Project
Benton County, IAGenWeb Project
HOME SEARCH WHAT'S NEW SITE MAP
The IAGenWeb Project



Member List of Grand Army of the Republic (GAR)
Van Meter Post 265 in Van Horne, Iowa


The Van Meter post was named in honor of Joseph Van Meter who was wounded at Springfield, MO on Jan. 8, 1863 and died of his wounds on Jan. 14, 1863 at age 22. He was buried at the National Cemetery in Springfield, MO in section 9, grave 12. He was from Vinton and was appointed Captain, June 4, 1862.

The post was chartered January 9, 1884. The post had 16 charter members and a total of 46 members. The post was disbanded December 15, 1896.

Note that the index cards on FamilySearch.org may have additional information about the veteran and his family and in a few cases there are letters written to the post regarding a particular veteran.

Page Last Updated: Wednesday, 05-Oct-2016 08:12:08 CDT



Last First Post Location Post Birth Date Birth Location Death Date Death Location Burial Location
Aldrich Abner Clarence Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 1843 NY


Allen Amos Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Bean Ole O. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Briggle Jeremiah Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Apr. 16, 1846 Ashland, Ohio Jan. 2, 1914 Chicago, IL Vioet Hill Cem, Perry, Iowa
Burns Henry B. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 May 7, 1840
June 15, 1908 Van Horne, Iowa Pleasant Hill Cem, Blairstown, Iowa
Burris Nathan Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Catlin James E. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 1841
Dec. 3, 1905 Vinton, Iowa Maplewood Cem, Benton Co, Iowa
Coldren Orth N. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265
Indiana


Cooper Joseph L. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Corbett David Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Fisk Walter L. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Fonderling John F. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Fortner Church Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 1839
Aug. 11, 1915 Marshalltown, Iowa
Fry John Van Horne Van Meter Post 265
PA


Gaylord Alfred E. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 1846 McConnelsville, Ohio May 23, 1932 Corydon, Iowa
Grote Henry August Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Nov. 30, 1830 Germany Mar. 26, 1898 Van Horne, Iowa Salem Cem, Benton Co, Iowa
Handley Christopher Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Hayward Robert Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Hickey James E. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 1843 Ireland June 18, 1923 Van Horne, Iowa Calvary Cem, Benton Co, Iowa
Howard Freeman C. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Hughey James W. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Dec. 12, 1830 Brown Co, Ohio Mar. 14, 1917 Vinton, Iowa
Kerst Augustus Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Kimnball Calvin S. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Koch Frederick Van Horne Van Meter Post 265
Denmark July 1899

LaRue Chambers C. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265

1899
Big Grove Cem, Benton Co, Iowa
Marshall John Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Rickard John Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Rozell John Sol Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 1842
Oct. 24, 1924 Vinton, Iowa Evergreen Cem, Vinton, Iowa
Shaw John C. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265

1901
Big Grove Cem, Benton Co, Iowa
Shutts Henry M. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Mar. 23, 1825 Maryland, NY Nov. 13, 1902 Vinton, Iowa Evergreen Cem, Vinton, Iowa
Shutts Lewis Ebenezer Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Oct. 19, 1847 Potter Co, PA Oct. 15, 1929 Van Horne, Iowa Evergreen Cem, Vinton, Iowa
Stanley James A. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 1830 Maine


Sutton Charles Van Horne Van Meter Post 265

Mar. 1, 1909 Maquoketa, Iowa Elwood, Iowa
Thrasher Notley H. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Aug. 30, 1832 Pickaway Co, Ohio Apr. 7, 1907 Morrison, Iowa Washington Twp Cem, Morrison, Iowa
Vaughn Samuel Isam Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Apr. 8, 1846 Logan Co, IL Dec. 17, 1922 Marengo, Iowa I.O.O.F. Cem, Marengo, Iowa
Wagner Jacob K. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 1842
May 15, 1899 Marengo, Iowa Pleasant Hill Cem, Blairstown, Iowa
Wean Daniel Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Jan. 25, 1825 Alliance, Ohio Oct. 11, 1918 Vinton, Iowa Evergreen Cem, Vinton, Iowa
Wells William H. Van Horne Van Meter Post 265




Witte George Louis Van Horne Van Meter Post 265 Aug. 1, 1839 Germany Sept. 18, 1915

Wone John Van Horne Van Meter Post 265
Germany Sept. 8, 1897 Albion, Iowa I.S.H., Marshalltown, Iowa
Young Charles Van Horne Van Meter Post 265







Submitted by John Shuck.
Copyright © 2016 by John Shuck.

Extracted from Iowa, Grand Army of the Republic Membership Records, 1861-1949 on FamilySearch.org
Original Images from State Historical Department, Des Moines, Iowa



If you note any corrections, changes, additions, or  find any links provided on this web site that are
not  functioning properly please notify  John Shuck, your Benton County Website Coordinator.

Copyright © 1997-2017. This web site was created solely for the
use and benefit of the IAGenWeb Project
a part of the USGenWeb Project.
All Rights Reserved.