Civil War Veterans Buried In Washington State - Elisha Callendar

Elisha Spencer Callendar

Representing: Union

Unit History

  • 66th Ohio Infantry H
Elisha Callendar
Family History

Elisha Spencer Callendar

13 Jan 1843
Ohio, USA
6 Nov 1911 (aged 68)
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Tacoma, Pierce County, Washington, USA
Cemetery has no record of him. May be in Oakwood or Pauper with wife.
Memorial ID

Source of burial: Tacoma Genealogical Society Veterans Graves in Pierce County.

First Name: Elisha S.
Last Name: Callendar
Date Of Death: 6 Nov 1911
Age: 68
Gender: Male
Death Place: Seattle, King, Washington

Enlisted 2 Oct 1861, age 18.

Enlisted Company H, 66th Infantry Regiment, Ohio Volunteers 22 Dec 1861; mustered out 22 Dec 1864 Louisville, Kentucky.

He was married to Clara Van Dusen.
Their son, Melvin E. Callendar, died 8 Jun 1958, age 86, in Seattle.

Elisha S. Callender
The residence was not listed; 18 years old.
Enlisted on 10/22/1861 as a Private.
On 12/22/1861 he mustered into "H" Co. OH 66th Infantry
He was Mustered Out on 12/22/1864 at Louisville, KY
Sources used by Historical Data Systems, Inc.:
- Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio
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Contributor: The Seakers (50146847)12-30-2021

Ancestry Tree:

Children with Clara:
Clara J Van Duzen

Melvin E Callendar - cremated - cremains location unknown
Spouse: Minnie (Wedge) Callendar - b. 2/14/1881 - d. 3/20/1973 - cremated - cremains location unknown.

Nellie A Callendar - 9691508 ?? died young?

Gravesite Details

His wife is buried either at OTC or the county cemetery, know as Pauper's on FaG.


Buried at Tacoma Cemetery

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