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Absalom Elliott and Jesse Shields Elliott papers

Label
Absalom Elliott and Jesse Shields Elliott papers, 1860-1908
Title
Absalom Elliott and Jesse Shields Elliott papers
Inclusive dates
1860-1908
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes autographed, signed letters from Absalom Elliott and Jesse Shields Elliott in an undetermined location and Toledo, Washington ranging from 1860 to 1908 regarding the Civil War and genealogy
Biographical or historical data
  • Jesse Shields Elliott was born in Cass County, Indiana to James and Nancy Shields Elliott June 10, 1840. He was one of five brothers, including Absalom and Isaac, three of them served in the Civil War. He married Ann Lorena Morgan on December 1, 1861 in Kansas. He enlisted on August 20th, in Company H, Kansas 13th Infantry Regiment, and enlisted as a private on August 28, 1862. He was mustered out on June 26, 1865. He died in September 1909 at Sunnyside, Washington and is buried in the Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in that city.Information found within the collection."Elliott, Jesse". U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865. Retrieved 2014/06/25. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Elliott, Jesse Shields". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2014/06/25. http://findagrave.com
  • Absalom Elliott was born in Indiana to James and Nancy Shields Elliott about 1821. He was one of five brothers, including Jesse Shields and Isaac, three of them served in the Civil War. He moved to Minnesota and farmed. He was inducted in the First Battery Light Artillery as a private on January 5, 1864 at the age of 43. He died June 17, 1864 of small pox and is buried at Jefferson Barracks in St. Louis, Missouri. Information found within the collection."Elliott, Absalom". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2014/06/25. http://findagrave.com"Elliott, Absalom". Minnesota Civil War Soldiers. Retrieved 2014/06/25. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Elliott, Absalom". U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865. Retrieved 2014/06/25. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elliott, Jesse Shields
  • Elliott, Absalom
  • United States
  • Soldiers
  • United States
  • Genealogy
  • Washington
Label
Absalom Elliott and Jesse Shields Elliott papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1984
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/06/25 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/06/25 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20272613
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Nancy A. Coleman on 1942/10/16.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn892516712
  • (OCoLC)892516712
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Absalom Elliott and Jesse Shields Elliott papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1984
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/06/25 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/06/25 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20272613
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Nancy A. Coleman on 1942/10/16.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn892516712
  • (OCoLC)892516712
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

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