111. James Lacey4 QUINN (Gen John3, Robert S.2, John1 QUIN) was born in Twin Township, Preble County, OH on 21 September 1841.(341) James died in January 1913 in Eaton, Preble County, OH, at 71 years of age.(342) His body was interred January 1913 in the Eaton Cemetary in Preble County, OH.(343)
He married Elizabeth QUINN 1873 in Covington, Campbell County, KY. Elizabeth was born on 10 November 1843 in Preble County, OH.(344) Elizabeth was the daughter of Joseph Wasson QUINN and Selina HEWITT. Elizabeth died after 1925.(345)
James was a Physician in Eaton, Preble County, OH. James graduated from Miami Medical College in Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH with a degree in Medicine on 1 March 1869.(346)
James Lacy Quinn's studies at Miami University at Oxford, Ohio, begun in 1860, were interrupted by the Civil War. He enlisted on 2 May 1864 in Company D of the 156th Ohio Infantry for four months. He received an honorable discharge on 1 September 1864 after serving in Cincinnati, Kentucky, and Maryland. He attended a commercial college in Cincinnati through the following winter, and in the winter of 1865 taught school in Butler County, Ohio. He began the study of medicine in 1866 and attended Miami College, at Cincinnati, graduating in 1869.
He was a resident physician in the Cincinnati hospital until establishing his private practice there in 1870. He relocated to Muncie, Indiana in 1871, but returned to Eaton, Ohio to establish his private practice in May, 1872. He served as coroner of Preble County and was a member of the pension board of examiners under Presidents Harrison and McKinley. He was a Mason from 1871 onward, a member of the GAR, and a life-long Republican.
James Lacey QUINN and Elizabeth QUINN had the following children:
254 i. Carlotta5 QUINN was born in Eaton, Preble County, OH in 1874.(347) Carlotta died before 1925.(348)
255 ii. Ruth E. QUINN < was born in Eaton, Preble County, OH in 1877.(349) Ruth died on 28 October 1889 in Eaton, Preble County, OH, at 12 years of age.(350)
256 iii. John W. QUINN was born in Eaton, Preble County, OH in 1879.(351) John died after 1925.(352)
257 iv. Lillie QUINN was born in Eaton, Preble County, OH circa 1882.(353) Lillie died after 1925.(354)
Return to Table of Contents or Index
Go to Next Page
Go to Previous Page