|Birth: ||Aug. 21, 1839|
|Death: ||Jan. 18, 1912|
Civil War veteran, Company D, 54th Illinois Infantry Regiment who served as a private from 18 February 1862 until 15 October 1865.
Name: Elias Boose ,
Residence: Mason, Illinois
Enlistment Date: 15 Nov 1861
Side Served: Union
State Served: Illinois
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 15 November 1861.
Enlisted in Company D, 54th Infantry Regiment Illinois on 16 Feb 1862.
Mustered Out Company D, 54th Infantry Regiment Illinois on 15 Oct 1865 at Little Rock, AR.
For the 1850 census on 31 August 1850 he was living with his parents and three siblings in Clay County, Illinois.
For the 1860 census on 27 August 1860 he was with his parents and three siblings in Ingraham Prairie, Clay County, Illinois. His neighbor was his future wife Frances Matilda Handley.
Extract: 1880 United States Census
Census Place: Bible Grove, Clay, Illinois
Source: FHL Film 1254181; National Archives Film T9-0181; Page 258C
For the 1900 census on 16 June 1900 he was with his wife, six children and a daughter-in-law in Bible Grove Township, Clay County, Illinois.
He was 5' 8" with light hair, blue eyes and dark complexion.
Frances Matilda Handley Boose (1845 - 1916)*
Mary Elizabeth Boose Hanson (1868 - 1907)*
Lome Boose (1876 - 1962)*
Bible Grove Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 20, 2007
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