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Silas W. Wishard

Silas W. Wishard

Male 1827 - 1875  (48 years)

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  • Name Silas W. Wishard 
    Born 1827  Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 29 Oct 1875  Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I24213  Yatesville History & Genealogy
    Last Modified 15 Nov 2013 

    Family Minerva Yates,   b. 15 Jan 1830, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1921, Jasper, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 21 Feb 1851  Jasper, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Walker Wishard,   b. 28 Nov 1851, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jul 1919, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. William Wishard,   b. Nov 1852, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1911, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years)
     3. Joseph Wishard,   b. 2 Jan 1859, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Charles Wishard,   b. 2 Aug 1864, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Sep 1950, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     5. Virgil Burt Wishard,   b. 7 Feb 1868, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1945, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 17 May 2020 
    Family ID F8361  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 

    • 1850 United States Federal Census about Gilas Wishard Name: Gilas Wishard [Silas Wishard] Age: 23 Birth Year: abt 1827 Birthplace: Kentucky Home in 1850: Island Grove, Jasper, Illinois Gender: Male Family Number: 289 Household Members: Name Age Bracham Wishard 42 Mary Wishard 43 Delilah Wishard 20 Wm Wishard 17 John Wishard 15 Catharine Wishard 11 Gilas Wishard 23

      1860 United States Federal Census about Silas Wishart Name: Silas Wishart Age in 1860: 34 Birth Year: abt 1826 Birthplace: Kentucky Home in 1860: Union, Jasper, Illinois Gender: Male Post Office: Ste Marie Value of real estate: View Image Household Members: Name Age Silas Wishart 34 Minerva Wishart 30 Walker Wishart 9 William Wishart 8 Nancy C Wishart 6 Mary Ann E Wishart 3 Joseph Wishart 1

      1870 United States Federal Census about Silas Wishard Name: Silas Wishard Age in 1870: 43 Birth Year: abt 1827 Birthplace: Kentucky Home in 1870: Grove, Jasper, Illinois Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Island Creek Value of real estate: View Image Household Members: Name Age Silas Wishard 43 Menerva Wishard 40 Walker Wishard 18 William Wishard 19 Catherine Wishard 15 Marian Wishard 13 Eliza Wishard 9 Joseph Wishard 11 Charles Wishard 4 Alice Wishard 4 Laura Wishard 3 Virgil Wishard 1

      U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865 about Silas W Wishard Name: Silas W Wishard Residence: Illinois Enlistment Date: 27 Aug 1861 Rank at enlistment: Private State Served: Illinois Survived the War?: Yes Service Record: Enlisted in Company B, Illinois 5th Cavalry Regiment on 08 Nov 1861.Promoted to Full 2nd Lieutenant on 11 Oct 1862.Mustered out on 08 Aug 1863. Sources: Illinois: Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men

      Silas W. Wishard Birth: unknown Kentucky, USA Death: Oct. 29, 1875 . Civil War Veteran Co. "B" 5th Illinois Cavalry Enlisted as a Private on 27 August 1861. Enlisted in Company B, 5th Cavalry Regiment Illinois on 8 Nov 1861. Promoted to Full 2nd Lieutenant on 11 Oct 1862. Resigned Company B, 5th Cavalry Regiment Illinois on 8 Aug 1863. Burial: Diel Cemetery Gila Jasper County Illinois, USA Created by: David M. Myers Record added: Feb 21, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 65937161