Grider, Evan Thomas

Oregon City Enterprise, Friday, March 8, 1907
DEATH’S DAILY HARVEST
E. T. Grider died Wednesday night at his home in Willamette, aged about 65 years. He was a veteran of the Civil war, serving in Company A, Twenty-seventh Indiana Infantry, and he was a member of Meade Post, G. A. R. He had lived near this city for many years, formerly residing at Parkplace.

Besides the widow Mr. Grider left the following children: Mrs. Lemon of Oregon City, Mrs. Davey of Portland, Charles of Portland and Wayne who lives in Eastern Oregon.

Oregon City Courier, Friday, March 15, 1907
The funeral of the late E. T. Grider who died at his home near Willamette Wednesday night, was held Saturday afternoon from the Methodist Episcopal Church, Rev. R. C. Blackwell officiating. Meade Post No. 2, Grand Army of the Republic, of which the deceased was a member, conducted the services at the grave.


MILITARY:

Name: Evan P. Grider
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Indiana
Regiment: 27th Regiment, Indiana Infantry
Company: A
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Alternate Name: Evan P./Greder
Film Number: M540 roll 29

Name: Evan P Grider
Residence: Indiana
Enlistment Date: 12 Sep 1861
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Indiana
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company A, Indiana 27th Infantry Regiment on 12 Sep 1861. Mustered out on 04 Nov 1864.
Death Date: 6 Mar 1907
Death Place: Clackamas County, Oregon
Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Indiana, Research by Harold Slavik

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