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Ezra F. Sands

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Yates, New York, United States
Death: Died in STEVENSBURG, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John P. Sands and Candace Sands
Brother of Pamela Lathe; Lydia Sands; Mary Jane Remington; Charles G. Sands; Marcus A. Sands and 1 other

Occupation: Farmer/Soldier
Managed by: Brian Dean Olmstead
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About Ezra F. Sands

the fourth son, was born March 9, 1839, in Yates Co., N.Y.; he was six years of age when his parents removed to Whiteside County, where he grew to manhood; he was 22 when the Civil War made it necessary for the Nation to demand aid of her strong sons, and he enlisted under the second call for troops, enrolling in August, 1861, in the Eighth Ill. Cav., Co. C. he was killed Oct. 11, 1863, in a skirmish at Raccoon Ford, Rapidan River, Va.; his command had been with the Army of the Potomac from the date of taking the field, and had participated in much service; he held the rank of Corporal;

ILLINOIS CIVIL WAR DETAIL REPORT

	Name	SANDS, EZRA F 	 
	Rank	CPL 	Company	C 	Unit	8 IL US CAV 	 
		 
	Personal Characteristics	 
	Residence	LYNDON, WHITESIDE CO, IL 	Age	22 	Height	6' 1 1/4 	Hair	BLACK 	 
	Eyes	BLUE 	Complexion	DARK 	Marital Status	N/A 	Occupation	FARMER 	 
	Nativity	NY 	 
		 
	Service Record	 
	Joined When	SEP 2, 1861 	Joined Where	N/A 	 
	Joined By Whom	N/A 	Period	3 YRS 	 
	Muster In	SEP 18, 1861 	Muster In Where	ST CHARLES, IL 	 
	Muster In By Whom	N/A 	Muster Out	N/A 	 
	Muster Out Where	N/A 	Muster Out By Whom	N/A 	 
	Remarks	DIED OCT 11, 1863 AT STEVENSBURG VA OF WOUNDS RECD IN ACTION 
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Ezra F. Sands's Timeline

1839
March 9, 1839
Yates, New York, United States
1863
October 11, 1863
Age 24
STEVENSBURG, Virginia, United States