John Layne Bristow

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John Layne Bristow

Birthdate: (73)
Birthplace: Boone, IN, United States
Death: August 23, 1910 (73)
Scranton, KS, United States
Place of Burial: Easton, Leavenworth , KS, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of William Henry Price Bristow and Lydia Bristow
Husband of Missouri Ann Bristow
Father of William Francis Bristow; Ephraim "Eph" Lindsay Bristow; Mary Delilah "Lila" Stone; Joseph Albert Bristow; Eliza Ann Thompson and 5 others
Brother of Nancy/Mary Messersmith; Peyton Bristow; Elizabeth Bristow; Lydia Lane Hall; William Henry Bristow and 4 others

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About John Layne Bristow

John L. Bristow lived in his native state of Indiana, until September of 1854, when he started for Kansas. He stopped off in Warren County, where he remained during the winter. He arrived in Kansas, March 1, 1855, and

located in Easton township, Leavenworth County.

He was supervisor of the roads of Easton township for one term, and a member of the school board of District No. 72 for three terms. He was a member of the Old Baptist Church. He participated in the Civil War, as Sergeant of Company A, 11th Regiment, Kansas Volunteers. He enlisted in Easton, in August of 1862, and was discharged at Ft. Leavenworth in September, 1865. He took part in the battles of Ft. Wayne, Arkansas, Cane Hill, Prairie Grove, Lexington, Independence, Westport, and other minor engagements and skirmishes.

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John Layne Bristow's Timeline

June 27, 1837
Boone, IN, United States
April 9, 1863
Age 25
Easton, KS, United States
September 18, 1865
Age 28
Easton, KS, United States
April 13, 1868
Age 30
November 25, 1870
Age 33
Easton, KS, United States
July 31, 1873
Age 36
Easton, KS, United States
March 15, 1876
Age 38
Easton, KS, United States
December 8, 1878
Age 41
Easton, KS, United States
June 6, 1882
Age 44
Easton, KS, United States