Birth: Mar. 12, 1822.
Death: Oct. 25, 1902.
Wife: Martha W. Simeral, ( 1823-1900.)
Children: William, Edward W. Simeral (1854 - 1928).
Burial: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Omaha, Douglas County, Nebraska.
LIEUTENANT JAMES. M. SIMERAL Company L. Was born March 12th. 1822, in Smithfield, (a Quaker community, ) Jefferson county, Ohio. Was educated at Franklin College. New Athens, Ohio. Was deputy auditor and auditor of his native county over five years. Was married to Miss M. Wood, June 22d, 1852 all of Steubenville. Jefferson county, Ohio. Emigrated to Dubuque, Iowa November 1854. Is engaged in the real estate business at Omaha.
Simeral, James M. (Veteran.) Age 38. Residence Dubuque, nativity Ohio. Enlisted June 13, 1861, as First Sergeant. Mustered Aug. 1, 1861.
Simeral, James M. (Veteran.) Age 38. Residence Dubuque, nativity Ohio. Promoted Second Lieutenant from First Sergeant of Company G, Sept. 23, 1861. Promoted First Lieutenant March 1, 1863. Mustered out
Feb. 15, 1866, Austin, Texas.