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Capt Amos Bolander
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Birth: May 8, 1814
Snyder County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Aug. 27, 1870
Evansville
Vanderburgh County
Indiana, USA

Amos was a well known hotel keeper in Lawrenceburg until he moved to New Albany where he became a boat pilot on the Ohio River. He served in the Mississippi Squadron of the US Navy during the Civil War and was involved in the capture of Fort Hindman (Arkansas Post). After the war he returned to New Albany to continue in his occupation. He died aboard the steamer Emma Floyd while it was docked at Evansville. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Bolander (____ - 1841)
  Catharine Bolander (1785 - 1852)
 
 Spouse:
  Malinda Wolf Bolander (1816 - 1877)*
 
 Children:
  Elizabeth A Bolander McKinney (1839 - 1921)*
  J Henry Bolander (1844 - 1845)*
  Margaret A Bolander (1846 - 1848)*
  Luella M Bolander Cramer (1854 - 1909)*
  Logan Ellsworth Bolander (1858 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
New Albany
Floyd County
Indiana, USA
Plot: P3, R13, L3
 
Created by: Carl Catherman
Record added: Nov 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61073402
Capt Amos Bolander
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Capt Amos Bolander
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Capt Amos Bolander
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