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About Eli Balderston
CENSUS: 1880. Jacob City, Toolee, Utah. ED 79.
Ancestors of Nancy Buckland; Emma Stevens; op cit.; p 46.
Laura Aldrich Guckland; compiled by Emma Stevens; p 46.
Knowledge of living children.
He migrated to Utah between 1870-71.
MILITARY: Eli was with Sherman's Army, captain.
Civil War Pension Index: Eli Balderston Celestia Balderston Washington 1037.
MILITARY Name: Eli Balderston , Residence: Leavenworth, Kansas Enlistment Date: 06 September 1861 Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
Side Served: Union
State Served: Kansas
Unit Numbers: 731 731 731
Service Record: Enlisted as a Comm? Sergeant on 06 September 1861
Enlisted in Company S, 8th Infantry Regiment Kansas </cgi-bin/sse.dll?&ti=0&db=hdsregiment&f0=731&f11=Union> on 06 September 1861.
Reenlisted in Company S, 8th Infantry Regiment Kansas </cgi-bin/sse.dll?&ti=0&db=hdsregiment&f0=731&f11=Union> on 01 January 1864
Transfered on 01 July 1864 from company S to company A
Promoted to Full Lieutenant 1st Class on 01 July 1864 (As of Co. A)
Transfered on 12 October 1864 from company A to company G
Promoted to Full Captain on 12 October 1864 (As of Co. G)
Mustered out Company S, 8th Infantry Regiment Kansas </cgi-bin/sse.dll?&ti=0&db=hdsregiment&f0=731&f11=Union> on 28 November 1865
For a history of his regiment see: http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?=&ti=0&db=hdsregiment&f0=731&f11=Union&gss=angs&indiv=1&fh=0
OCCUPATION: Was a Miner in Park City, Utah.
DEATH: Death Certificate; Utah Vital Statistics.
DEATH: Bountiful, Utah Cemetery Records.
DEATH: Utah Death Index, 1905-1951 <http://www.ancestry.com/search/srrd.asp?rd=db&dbid=6967>
Name: Eli Balderston Death Date: 13 May, 1905 State file number: 1905001314 Gender: Male Age: 69 County of Death: Davis
CAUSE OF DEATH: Mitral Stenosis and Insuffincy. Contributiory disease: Asthma contracted in the Army.
Eli Balderston's Timeline
March 20, 1836
Pleasant Grove, Belmont, OH, USA
September 6, 1861
Kansas, United States
September 19, 1863
July 1, 1864
November 25, 1865
Company S, 8th Infantry Regiment Kansas
February 14, 1877
Ophir, Tooele, UT, USA
April 29, 1879
Tooele, Tooele, UT, USA
August 25, 1882
Stockton, Tooele, UT, USA
January 16, 1884
Bountiful, Davis, UT, USA