Pvt. Elijah Kissee, (USA)

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About Pvt. Elijah Kissee, (USA)

Elijah Kissee was a Veteran. He served on the Union side as a Pvt. 8th Kentucky Cavalry, Company I, US Army.

Note: For Information on the 8th Kentucky & its participation during the Civil War, see URL below

https://www.nps.gov/civilwar/search-battle-units-detail.htm?battleU... __________________________________________

Elijah Kissee (1823-1901) was the oldest child of Jesse Stovall Kissee & Elizabeth Huffman.

Husband of Susannah Susan Baugh (1828-1889). They were married 1/10/1845 at Pulaski County, KY. Children:

  • William Harrison Kissee (1845-1911).
  • John Yancy Kissee (1845-1911).
  • Charlotte Temple Kissee Pemberton (1855-1894).
  • Elizabeth "Bettie" Tinsley Kissie Tupin (1861-1913).
  • James Kissee (1861-1938)

Also named but not located are Harriet Kissee and Emeline Kissee.

Susannah Susan Baugh Kissee died in April of 1889 and on 9/3/1889 Elijah married for the 2nd time to Sophia Ann Smith at Casey County, KY.

Times were hard following the Civil War. Elijah lost his farm due to back taxes.

Elijah died at the age of 78 and is buried in the Mays Cemetery, Casey County, KY.



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Pvt. Elijah Kissee, (USA)'s Timeline

March 1823
Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States
March 20, 1845
Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States
February 20, 1851
Kentucky, United States
May 20, 1855
Pulaski County, Kentucky, United States
February 11, 1861
Lincoln County, Kentucky, United States
December 25, 1861
Casey County, Kentucky, United States
July 9, 1901
Age 78
Casey County, Kentucky, United States
Casey County, Kentucky, United States