John Wesley Pirtle

Born: Wednesday, December 4, 1850 in Stoddard County, Missouri

Died: Wednesday, May 4, 1927 in Union County, Illinois

Buried: Alto Pass Cemetery, Alto Pass, Union County, Illinois

Lived: 76 years 5 months


Father:James Monroe Pirtle An indication that this person has military service (1816/TN - )

Mother:Mary Kelley (1821/NC - 1907/IL)


Brother: Hiram Pirtle (1838/TN - )

Brother: Henry Houston Pirtle+ (1842/TN - 1894/IL)

Sister: Nancy Jane Pirtle (1844/TN - 1913/NV)

Brother: William Riley Pirtle+ (1846/MO - 1895/IL)

Sister: Jessie Pirtle+ (1849/MO - 1934/IL)

Sister: Mary Caroline Pirtle (1852/AR - 1941/IL)

Brother: Luther A. Pirtle+ (1854/AR - 1944/MO)

Brother: Nathaniel Hull Pirtle+ (1856/AR - 1909/IL)

Brother: James Monroe Pirtle+ (1859/IL - 1932/IL)


Name: Mary Elizabeth Robinson (1859/MO - 1916/IL)

  Date: 01/02/1876 (age: 25 years 29 days) - 01/10/1916 (death/spouse, 40 years 8 days)

  Place: Union County, Illinois


Daughter: May Belle Pirtle An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1876/IL - 1916/IL)

Daughter: Lillie Lue Pirtle+ (1878/IL - 1961/IL)

Daughter: Nora Ellen Pirtle An indication that a portrait of this person is available (1881/IL - 1967)

Son: Robert Leroy Pirtle+ (1883/IL - 1959/IL)

History/Life Events

  Descendant of a war veteran/patriot (see details).

  Occupation: Farmer.


1860 Union County IL Census

1870 Union County IL Census

1900 Union County IL Census

John Wesley Pirtle Obituary

Alto Pass Cemetery

John Smith: Pirtle Website


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