John Bertram Stemen
Record NO: (663)
Rank / Rate
War of Service
Date of birth
Feb. 10, 1831
Place of birth / home town
Fairfield, Ohio, Fairfield Cnty, OH
Family Members
FATHER: Peter Stemen; MOTHER: Mary Magdalene Stemen WIFE: Mary Jane Fogle: CHILDREN: Clara Belle Noble, Samuel Albert Stemen, Mary Elizabeth Clevenger, Charles Christian Stemen, Ann Eliza Stemen, Isaac Andrew Stemen, Joseph L. Stemen, Peter P. Stemen
High School
Enlistment Date
Union Army
Service Number
Unit / Ship / duty Station
Co H 54th Regiment, 179th Ohio Inf.
Date of Casuality
Jan 10, 1865
Cause of Death or Status
Place of Incident
Nashville, TN
Place of Burial or Memorial
Greenlawn Cemetery, Elida
When John Bertram Stemen was born on 10 February 1830, in Fairfield, Ohio, United States, his father, Peter Stemen Jr., was 27 and his mother, Mary Polly Blosser, was 22. He married Mary Jane Myers on 28 February 1851, in Allen Township, Union, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Allen County, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Marion Township, Allen County, Ohio, United States in 1860. He died on 10 January 1865, in Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in Salem Mennonite Cemetery, Elida, Allen County Ohio, United States.