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Isaac Jonathan Alt
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Birth: Jan. 5, 1834
Pendleton County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 2, 1898
Pendleton County
West Virginia, USA

Isaac's place of birth, as shown above, is technically in error since West Virginia did not exist until the 1860's when it was formed from an area of western Virginia during the War Between the States. His place of birth, as shown above, correctly names the area that he was born in as it became known after West Virginia was formed.
Isaac was one of at least five children born to Jacob and Mahala (Stambaugh) Alt and was this contributors great great grandfather. Family records state that he was born and died in "Smoke Hole" in Pendleton County. Isaac was elected Captain of the Pendleton County (West Virginia) Home Guards on June 8, 1863 and commissioned Captain of the 46th Militia , Union Army, on July 1st, 1863, during the Civil War. Captain Isaac Alt's company of the Home Guards was mustered in at Brushy Run, Pendleton County, West Virginia on July 1, 1863. On December 27, 1860 in Pendleton County, Virginia (now West Virginia), Isaac married Rebecca J. (Elizabeth?) Johnson, and they became the parents of fourteen children; Emily J. Alt; Savanna Bell Alt; Charles Adam Alt; John R. Alt; Isaac Sherman Alt; Jacob Clarence Alt; Dessie G. Alt; Sallie Alt; Minnie Alt; Mary Susan (E.) Alt; Anna Lydia Alt [this contributors great grandmother]; Zachariah Filmore Alt; Mahala A. Alt and Isaac S. Alt.
Isaac died at 64 years, 1 month, and 27 days of age.

Also see Zachariah Filmore Alt (Find A Grave Memorial # 13901135) 
Family links: 
  Jacob Alt (1797 - 1869)
  Mary Goodnight Alt (1801 - 1885)
  Rebecca Elizabeth Johnson Alt (1844 - 1925)*
  Mary S Kimble (1861 - 1885)*
  Emily Jane Alt (1863 - 1889)*
  Savannah Bell Alt Kimble (1865 - 1895)*
  Charles Adam Alt (1866 - 1944)*
  Anna Lyda Alt Kimble (1868 - 1898)*
  Mahala Alice Alt Kimble (1870 - 1939)*
  John Robert Alt (1872 - 1957)*
  Zachariah Filmore Alt (1874 - 1933)*
  Isaac Sherman Alt (1876 - 1955)*
  Jacob Clarence Alt (1881 - 1961)*
  Dessie Grace Rogers Alt Culliton (1884 - 1961)*
  Minnie M Alt (1887 - 1887)*
  Michael Alt (1831 - 1902)*
  Isaac Jonathan Alt (1834 - 1898)
  Christina Alt Hedrick (1836 - 1884)*
  Asher Alt (1839 - 1876)*
  Lutita J Alt Hedrick (1842 - 1895)*
*Calculated relationship
Alt Cemetery
Pendleton County
West Virginia, USA
Created by: John R. Ashburn (Sr.)
Record added: Apr 09, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13901135
Isaac Jonathan Alt
Added by: richard kimble
Isaac Jonathan Alt
Added by: Thomas Krebs
Isaac Jonathan Alt
Added by: Pat Neal
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My great-great grandfather through Anna Lydia (Alt) Kimble.
- John R. Ashburn (Sr.)
 Added: Aug. 31, 2014
Used to go to the graveyard a lot when I was a kid. My mother Minnie Kimble was his grandaughter, we would go to our uncle Docs to visit and always go to the graveyard. Capt.Alt was my greatgrandfather ( my mothers grandfather)
- Lila (Kimble) Mayle
 Added: Feb. 20, 2014
I actually have my 2nd great grandfathers Civil War discharge papers who was signed by Captain Alt.
- Thomas Krebs
 Added: Oct. 19, 2013
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