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Pvt Michael Calvin Alton
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Birth: Apr. 7, 1845
Brownville (Jefferson County)
Jefferson County
New York, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1918
Clark County
Wisconsin, USA

Michael C. Alton

Residence Adrian WI;
Enlisted on 1/4/1864 as a Private.
On 1/4/1864 he mustered into "I" Co. WI 4th Cavalry
He was Mustered Out on 7/8/1865
Intra Regimental Company Transfers:
6/18/1864 from company I to company A


From Obit:
Michael C. Alton died at his home in the town of York, Clark County, Wis., Sunday morning, Feb. 24, 1918, after an illness of many years. In Feb. 1915 he suffered a stroke of paralysis, since which time he has been an invalid.
Michael Alton was born in Jefferson Co., N.Y., April 7, 1845. He came to Hartford, Wis. with his parents when one year old. In 1856 they moved from there to New Lisbon, Wis. In the fall of the same year they located in Monroe Co. near Oakdale. He enlisted at Tomah in the Fourth Regiment of Wis. Cavalry in Jan. 1864, in which he served until discharged at Madison in July 1865.
At Tomah, Wis. on Dec. 25, 1871 he was married to Miss Viola Cordelia Parker. Except for one year in Minnesota they made their home near Tomah until July 1902, when they moved to Clark County, where they have lived ever since.

Obit Source:

Family links: 
  Christopher Alton (1818 - 1877)
  Viola Cordelia Parker Alton (1859 - 1920)
  Edith Dionisa Alton Gault (1872 - 1904)*
  Ethel May Alton Todd (1879 - 1963)*
  Alvin L. Alton (1881 - 1948)*
  Anna Sephronia Alton Timerson (1883 - 1931)*
  Fern Pearl Alton Vandeberg (1889 - 1974)*
  Beulah Viola Alton Lewis (1890 - 1965)*
  Daniel D Alton (1843 - 1935)*
  Michael Calvin Alton (1845 - 1918)
  Joseph William Alton (1848 - 1928)*
  Abbott Alton (1868 - 1894)*
  Albert Alton (1870 - 1938)*
  Almond Alton (1872 - 1940)*
  Sarah Ann Alton Williams (1875 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Neillsville City Cemetery
Clark County
Wisconsin, USA
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Originally Created by: Bev
Record added: Feb 02, 2007
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Pvt Michael Calvin Alton
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Pvt Michael Calvin Alton
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Pvt Michael Calvin Alton
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- God Bless & R.I.P. ~ Daughter Of An Angel ~
 Added: Feb. 2, 2007

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