AVAILABLE - $10.00 each


PHOTOGRAPH INFORMATION

NAME(S): Eli & E. Jane Martin
PHOTOGRAPH: # 450, # 451, # 452, & # 453
OTHER INFO: (Top Left) #450 - Eli born June 10,1840, E.J. born Dec 30, 1846, Picture taken May 1898
                        (Top Right) #451 - Grand Pa & Grand Ma
                        (Lower Left) #452 - None
                        (Lower Right) #453 - No written info, but Jane & Eli are easily recognizable as couple
                                                            on the left from the other photographs.
PHOTOGRAPHER: #450 - C.W. Piper, Clinton, Indiana
                                #451 - J.R. Swain, Dana, Indiana
                                #452 - Unknown
                                #453 - Unknown
WHERE PURCHASED: Farmersburg, Indiana
WHEN PURCHESED: Pre-1999



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RESEARCHED INFORMATION

Probably: Eli Martin

Born: June 10,1840, Illinois
Died:
Occupation: Farmer
Father: Andrew Martin
Mother: Sarah Body
Married: Elizabeth Jane
Children:
Enlistment Union Army as Private: July 18, 1862
State Served: Illinois
Enlisted in: Company G, 70th Infantry Regiment Illinois on 18 July 1862
Mustered out: 23 October 1862 in Camp Butler, Springfield, IL

Probably: Eliza Jane Morgan

Born: December 30, 1846, Marshall, Illinois
Died: March 28, 1925, Hunter, Edgar County, Illinois
Buried: Edgar Cemetery
Father: Davis Morgan
Mother: __?__ Hoult
Married: Eli Martin
Children: Charity, Lydia, Marcus, Lewis, Cora, & Lawrence

SOURCES

1870 Census Hunter, Edgar Co., Illinois
1880 Census Hunter, Edgar Co., Illinois
American Civil War Soldiers Record
Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934
Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947 (Eliza Jane)
Sharon Lee Benefiel Family Tree on Ancestry.com