|Birth: ||Jul. 31, 1835|
|Death: ||Aug. 22, 1866|
Source of Robert's place of birth: Civil War records
Robert was the son of John Edlin and Rebecca Warman who married 2 Jul 1833 Clark Co., Indiana. On 3 May 1858 John bought 160 acs, in Conway Co., AR, and in 1860 his widow, Rebecca was enumerated in Perry Co., AR.
Robert married the daughter of John D. Stover and Catherine "Kitty" Garland, Sarah Garland Stover 19 Feb 1857.
On 1 Mar 1860 he purchased 80 acs. in Sect 24 of Perry Co., AR.
Robert enlisted in Co. A, 2nd Arkansas Cavalry, Union Army as a Pvt. at Fayetteville, AR 1 Aug 1863 for three years. Discharged 20 Aug 1865 Memphis, TN. Physical Description: 5'10" tall, fair complexion, blue eyes and black hair.
It is not know if complications from injuries or disease contracted in the war was the cause of his demise a year after he was discharged.
Sarah Garland Stover Edlin (1829 - 1895)*
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Record added: May 22, 2011
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