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John Coleman Avery, Lieut.

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Birthplace: Groton, New London County, Connecticut, United States
Death: Died in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States
Place of Burial: Spring Grove Cemetery, Cincinnati, Hamilton County, Ohio, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Ens. Ebenezer Avery and Elizabeth Avery
Husband of Nancy Avery and Lydia Avery
Father of Charles L'Hommedieu Avery, M.D.; Mary Frances Avery; William Ledyard Avery; Anna Maria Avery; Louisa Avery and 3 others
Brother of Orlando Avery
Half brother of Elizabeth Williams; Ebenezer Avery; Lydia Avery; John Green Avery; Elisha Avery and 1 other

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About John Coleman Avery, Lieut.

John Coleman Avery moved from Groton to Cincinnati in 1809. He was a lieutenant in the army of the Northwest in the war of 1812 ; returned to Cincinnati and engaged in the hardware business; was soon elected marshal of the city; in 1828, was elected sheriff of Hamilton County; was re-elected three times to that important office; during the later part of his life, he engaged in profitable real estate transactions. He d. Feb. 1, 1850, at Cincinnati; his widow d. Aug. 3, 1880, at College Hill, Ohio.

THE GROTON AVERY CLAN, Vol. I, by Elroy McKendree Avery and Catherine Hitchcock (Tilden) Avery, Cleveland, 1912. p. 404-5

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Military Service: He served as an officer in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812.

John was originally interred at the Presbyterian Burial Ground formally located on 12th street in Cincinnati. He was moved to Spring Grove on April 15, 1850. He served as an officer in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812.

John was the son of Ebenezer and Elizabeth Avery. He was married twice, first to Nancy Satterly and then to Lydia Robinson. He died as a result of Apoplexy.

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John Coleman Avery, Lieut.'s Timeline

1792
May 18, 1792
Groton, New London County, Connecticut, United States
1813
December 23, 1813
Age 21
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
1815
August 25, 1815
Age 23
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
1829
October 29, 1829
Age 37
1831
October 8, 1831
Age 39
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
1833
November 21, 1833
Age 41
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
1836
August 8, 1836
Age 44
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
1838
November 21, 1838
Age 46
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
1841
February 15, 1841
Age 48
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States
1843
October 12, 1843
Age 51
Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States