Person:John Monteith (3)

  1. John Monteith1836 - 1864
  1. Robert J. Monteith1861 - 1940
Facts and Events
Name John Monteith
Unknown[8] John Montoith
Gender Male
Alt Birth[1] 1800
Birth[2][1] 1836 County Tyrone, Northern Ireland Dreenan
Residence[6] 1863 Israel, Preble, Ohio, United States
Military[7] Preble, Ohio, United States156th Ohio National Guard, Company A
Death[3][7] Jun 1864 Camp Dennison, Hamilton, Ohio, United States"Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 22 Enlisted men by disease. Total 23".
Burial[2] College Corner, Preble, Ohio, United StatesKingery Cemetery
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  1. 1.0 1.1 Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).

    O'Brien Family Tree
    John Monteith
    Birth 1800 in Dreenan, Tyrone County, Ireland
    Dreenan, Tyrone County, Ireland
    Marriage to Mary Hamilton
    Family Members
    James Monteith
    1776 – 1843
    Margaret ? Monteith
    1784 –
    Spouse & Children
    Mary Hamilton
    1800 –
    Robert Monteith
    1823 – 1907
    Rebecca T. Monteith
    1826 – 1892
    Samuel Monteath
    1831 – 1903
    Margaret Monteith
    1832 –
    Letitia Monteith
    1835 –
    William Monteith
    1836 – 1884
    Source Information
    Ancestry Family Trees

  2. 2.0 2.1 State of Ohio, Bureau of Vital Statistics. Ohio Deaths 1908-1953. (Ohio, United States: Intellectual Reserve, Inc.).

    Name: Robert J Monteith
    Titles and Terms:
    Event Type: Death
    Event Date: 13 May 1940
    Event Place: Springfield Township, Clark, Ohio
    Residence Place:
    Gender: Male
    Age: 78
    Marital Status: Widowed
    Race: white
    Occupation: Farmer
    Birth Date: 20 Jul 1861
    Birthplace: College Corners, Preble Co., OH
    Birth Year (Estimated): 1862
    Burial Date: 16 May 1940
    Burial Place:
    Cemetery: Vale
    Father's Name: John Monteith
    Father's Titles and Terms:
    Father's Birthplace: Tyrone Co., Ireland
    Mother's Name: Nancy Garner
    Mother's Titles and Terms:
    Mother's Birthplace: OH
    Spouse's Name: Caroline B. Monteith
    Spouse's Titles and Terms:
    File Number: fn 29175
    GS Film number: 2023835
    Digital Folder Number: 004027515
    Image Number: 00788

    Citing this Record:
    "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 23 April 2015), Robert J Monteith, 13 May 1940; citing Springfield Township, Clark, Ohio, reference fn 29175; FHL microfilm 2,023,835.

  3. Find A Grave.

    Name: John Monteith
    Event Type: Burial
    Event Date: 1864
    Event Place: College Corner, Preble, Ohio, United States of America
    Photograph Included: Yes
    Birth Date: 1836
    Death Date: Jun 1864
    Affiliate Record Identifier: 70098181
    Cemetery: Kingery Cemetery
    Citing this Record:
    "Find A Grave Index," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 23 April 2015), John Monteith, 1864; Burial, College Corner, Preble, Ohio, United States of America, Kingery Cemetery; citing record ID 70098181, Find a Grave,

  4.   Find A Grave.

    John Monteith
    Birth: 1836
    Death: Jun., 1864
    Private - Company A Regiment - Ohio Cavalry.
    Civil War Soldier.

    Kingery Cemetery
    College Corner
    Preble County
    Ohio, USA

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    Originally Created by: KBrandon
    Record added: May 20, 2011
    Find A Grave Memorial# 70098181

  5. Public Member Trees: (Note: not considered a reliable primary source).

    Monteith Family Tree Print this page

    John Monteith
    Birth 1836 in County Tyrone, Ireland
    Death 22 June 1864 in Camp Dennison, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    County Tyrone, Ireland
    Marriage to Nancy Garver
    1860 22 Mar — Age: 24
    Union County, Indiana, USA
    1864 22 Jun — Age: 28
    Camp Dennison, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Israel Township, Preble County, Ohio
    Kingrey Cemetery
    Military Serial Number
    Family Members
    Robert "Robin" Monteith
    1800 –
    – 1840
    Spouse & Children
    Nancy Garver
    1840 – 1862

    Robert John Monteith
    1861 – 1940
    Source Information
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  6. United States. Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865. (Online database: Operations, Inc., 2010).

    U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865
    Name: John Monteith
    Residence: Preble, Ohio
    Class: 1
    Congressional District: 3rd
    Age on 1 July 1863: 24
    Estimated Birth Year: abt 1839
    Race: White
    Marital Status: Unmarried BY THEN HE WAS A WIDOWER
    Place of Birth: Ireland
    Source Citation: National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registration Records (Provost Marshal General's Bureau; Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865); Record Group: 110, Records of the Provost Marshal General's Bureau (Civil War); Collection Name: Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865 (Civil War Union Draft Records); ARC Identifier: 4213514; Archive Volume Number: 2 of 3

  7. 7.0 7.1 Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System. (National Park Service).

    Monteith , John
    BATTLE UNIT NAME:156th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (National Guard)
    NOTES: none


    156th Regiment, Ohio Infantry (National Guard)
    OVERVIEW: Organized at Camp Dennison, Ohio, and mustered in May 15, 1864. Companies "A," "B," "C," "D," "E," "F" and "H" moved to Cincinnati, Ohio, May 20 and engaged in guard and patrol duty in and about that city till July 18. Companies "G," "I" and "K" on guard and patrol duty at Camp Dennison till July; moved to Falmouth, Ky. thence to Covington and rejoin Regiment July 18. Moved to Cumberland, Md., July 28 and assigned to General Kelly's Command, Dept. of West Virginia. Duty at Cumberland till August 28. Action near Folck's Mills, Cumberland, August 1. Mustered out September 1, 1864.

    Regiment lost during service 1 Officer and 22 Enlisted men by disease. Total 23.

  8. History of Preble County, Ohio with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches. (Cleveland, Ohio: H.Z. Williams & Bro., 1972).


    The 1881 original is available on Google Books.

    Page 230 of this book mentions Mary Monteith, born 1831 in Ireland. She married Alexander Caldwell (b. 1818 in Ireland). They lived in College Corners, Preble, Ohio. They had nine children. This book does not name the children.