Josiah James ELVIDGE 1
- Born: Abt 1818, England 2
- Marriage (1): Delinda M. SIMPSON on 26 Aug 1855 in Johnson Co, IA 1
- Died: 17 Sep 1863, Black River Bridge, MS about age 45 2 3
1850 IL CENSUS, Cook Co, Palatine:
Josiah "Elvige", 33, sngle, b. England.
He was living with John "Elvige"
U.S. CIVIL WAR SOLDIERS, 1861-1865:
Name: Josiah J. Elvidge
Regiment State/Origin: Iowa
Regiment Name: 26 Iowa Infantry
Regiment Name Expanded: 26th Regiment, Iowa Infantry
Rank In: Private
Rank In Expanded: Private
Rank Out: Corporal
Rank Out Expanded: Corporal
Film Number: M541 roll 8
ROSTER & RECORD OF IOWA TROOPS IN THE REBELLIION, Vol. 3:
26th IA Regiment Iowa Volunteer Infantry, Company "I"
Eldridge, Josiah J. Age 44. Residence Wheatland, nativity England. Enlisted Aug. 14, 1862.
Mustered Aug. 30, 1862. Promoted Eighth Corporal May 1, 1863; Sixth Corporal. Died of disease Sept. 17, 1863, Black River Bridge, Miss.
(Note: Wheatland is in Clinton Co, IA)
Josiah married Delinda M. SIMPSON on 26 Aug 1855 in Johnson Co, IA.1 (Delinda M. SIMPSON was born about 1809 in PA and died after 1885 in probably KS 4.)