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John G. Decker1

Male
b. 19 November 1840, d. 10 April 1925


Father Joseph Decker b. circa 1812
Mother Barbara Geyer b. circa 1818
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Family Adaline Davis b. circa 1854
Marriage* 24 April 1873  Muskingum Co., OH, John G. Decker & Adaline Davis, 24 Apr 1873, Muskingum, Ohio

, Principal=Adaline Davis6 
Children  1. Joseph Decker b. 17 Jan 1874
  2. William Decker b. c 1876
  3. Mary Elma Decker b. c 1878
  4. Howard J. Decker b. 1879, d. b 1910
  5. George Shively Decker b. 23 Mar 1880, d. 31 Mar 1935
  6. James Homer Decker b. 29 Dec 1885, d. 29 Nov 1923
  7. Charles T. Decker b. 29 Sep 1887 or 30 Sep 1888, d. 17 Mar 1914
  8. Arthur Decker b. 2 May 1891
  9. Frederick" Fred" Decker b. 16 Jan 1893, d. 28 Nov 1912

Note*   (Ed: These notes provided by Dale Decker. See Source Listing for contact information)

Bigraphical and Historical Memoirs of Muskingum Cnty 1892 , page 136, Fifteenth Regiment: Decker, John G., e. Aug. 9, 1861, 3 yrs, Co A; apptd. Corp. Feb 9, 1865; wd. at Liberty Gap, June 25, 1863; m. o. Nov. 21, 1865, vet.

History of Muskingum County, Ohio page 296: Fifteenth O.V.I. Company A, Corporal John G. Decker.

Listed in Veterans in Norwich United Cemetary 1932: John Decker - CW

Records of Bethel Cemetry of Norwich lists, Decker, Gracellar J. d/o Joseph and Barbara d. June 18, 1863 11-7-1 (age. -yr-mo-da)1 
Birth* 19 November 1840  Muskingum Co., OH2 
Census 1850  1850 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Union Township, Series: M432, Roll 718 Page 435A
(enumerated with father, Joseph Decker)
1114, 1134, Decker, John G, 9, M, , , , Ohio, , , ,3 
Census 1860  1860 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Union Township, Series: M653, Roll: 1019, Page: 484A
(enumerated with father, Joseph Decker)
685, 650, Decker, John, 18, M, , Farmer, , , Ohio, , 1, ,4 
Census 1870  1870 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Union Township, Norwich, Series: M593, Roll: 1251, Page: 415B, July 13
(enumerated with father, Joseph Decker)
05, 270, 273, Decker, John G, 29, M, W, R. R. Laborer, , , Ohio, , , , , , , , , 1,5 
Marriage* 24 April 1873  Muskingum Co., OH, John G. Decker & Adaline Davis, 24 Apr 1873, Muskingum, Ohio

, Principal=Adaline Davis6 
Census* 1880  1880 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Union Township, ED: 173, Series: T9, Roll: 1054, Page: 321B, June 24
32, 230, 247, Decker, John, W, M, 40, , , , 1, , , RR Laborer, , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, O, O
33, 230, 247, Decker, Adeline, W, F, 26, , Wife, , 1, , , Keeping House, , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, O, O
34, 230, 247, Decker, Joseph, W, M, 6, , Son, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, O, O
35, 230, 247, Decker, William, W, M, 4, , Son, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, O, O
36, 230, 247, Decker, Mary E, W, F, 2, , Daughter, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, O, O
37, 230, 247, Decker, George H, W, M, 4/12, Jan, Son, 1, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , Ohio, O, O7 
Census 1900  1900 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Union Township, Norwich, ED: 63, Series: T623, Roll: 1310, Page: 274B, June 11
Sheet 3B
92, 54, 55, Decker, John G, Head, W, M, Jan 1841, 58, M, 27, , , Ohio, Ireland*, Ireland, , , , Rail Roader, 0, , Yes, Yes, Yes, O, F, H,
93, 54, 55, Decker, Adeline D, Wife, W, F, Jan 1854, 46, M, 27, 12, 10, Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , , , , , Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
94, 54, 55, Decker, James H, Son, W, M, Dec 1885, 14, S, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , , At School, , 6, Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
95, 54, 55, Decker, Charles T, Son, W, M, Sep 1887, 12, S, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , , At School, , 8, Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
96, 54, 55, Decker, Arthur, Son, W, M, May 1891, 9, S, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , , , , 8, Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
97, 54, 55, Decker, Fred, Son, W, M, Jan 1893, 7, S, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , , , , 8, Yes, Yes, Yes, , , ,
(* Adeline's parents were Irish not John's)8 
Census 1910  1910 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Union Township, New Concord, ED: 82, Series: T624, Roll: 1222, Page: 25A, April 29
Sheet 7A
05, 38, 41, Decker, John G, Head, M, W, 69, Wd, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , English, Picker, B&O RR, W, No, 0, Yes, Yes, , O, F, H, , , ,
06, 38, 41, Decker, Arthur, Son, M, W, 19, S, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , English, Laborer, Odd Jobs, W, Yes, 2, Yes, Yes, No, , , , , , ,
07, 38, 41, Decker, Fred, Son, M, W, 16, S, , , , Ohio, Ohio, Ohio, , , English, Laborer, Produce Co, W, No, 0, Yes, Yes, No, , , , , , ,9 
Census 1920  1920 Federal Census, Ohio, Muskingum County, Union Township, New Concord, ED: 113, Series: T625, Roll: 1425, Page: 280A, January 6
Sheet 6A, 166 West Main
45, 166, 170, Decker, John G, Head, O, F, M, W, 80, W, , , , Yes, Yes, Ohio, , Ohio, , Ohio, , Yes, Coal Loader, Railroad, W,
46, 166, 170, Decker, Arthur, Son, , , M, W, 26, S, , , , , Yes, Yes, Ohio, , Ohio, , Ohio, , Yes, None, , ,
47, 166, 170, Decker, Victoria, Daughter-in-Law, , , M, W, 35, M, , , , , Yes, Yes, North Carolina, , North Carolina, , North Carolina, , Yes, None, , ,
48, 166, 170, Decker, Richard, Grand Son, , , M, W, 9, S, , , , , , , West Virginia, , Kentucky, , North Carolina, , , None, , ,
49, 166, 170, Decker, George S, Son, , , M, W, 38, S, , , , , Yes, Yes, Ohio, , Ohio, , Ohio, , Yes, Plumber, Rubber Factory, W,10 
Death* 10 April 1925  Cambridge, Guernsey Co., OH2 
Death Cert 10 April 1925  Cambridge, Guernsey Co., OH, Ohio Deaths 1908-1953
Name : John G. Decker
Titles :
Death date : 10 Apr 1925
Death place : Cambridge, Guernsey, Ohio
Birth date : 19 Nov 1840
Estimated birth year :
Birth place : Ohio
Age at death : 84 years 5 months 1 day
Gender : Male
Marital status : Widowed
Race or color : American
Street address : 435 N. 5th St.
Occupation : Retired
Residence :
Burial date : 12 Apr 1925
Burial place :
Cemetery name : Norwick Cem.
Spouse name :
Father name : Joseph Decker
Father titles :
Father birth place : Ohio
Mother name : Barbara
Mother titles :
Mother birth place : Ohio
GSU film number : 1992619
Digital GS number : 4001608
Image number : 1922
Certificate number : fn 22274
2
Burial* 12 April 1925  Norwich United Presbyterian Cemetery, Norwich, Muskingum Co., OH2 

Citations
  1. [S42] Dale Decker Personal Research, Dale Decker.
  2. [S260] Ohio Deaths 1908-1953.
  3. [S4] 1850 U.S. Federal Census , 1850 U.S. Federal Census.
  4. [S46] 1860 U.S. Federal Census , 1860 U.S. Federal Census.
  5. [S71] 1870 U.S. Federal Census , 1870 U.S. Federal Census.
  6. [S112] Musk. Co. Marriages Book 6 1868-1873, The Society.
  7. [S100] 1880 U.S. Federal Census , 1880 U.S. Federal Census.
  8. [S246] 1900 U.S. Federal Census , 1900 U.S. Federal Census.
  9. [S73] 1910 U.S. Federal Census , 1910 U.S. Federal Census.
  10. [S247] 1920 U.S. Federal Census , 1920 U.S. Federal Census.


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