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Jonathan Elkins
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Birth: Aug. 30, 1819
Hampton
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Jun. 8, 1878
Exeter
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA

Jonathan Elkins, twin of Jeremiah Elkins, son of Jonathan and Joanna (Drew) Elkins was born August 30, 1819, Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

He married first, Eliza A. (Lamprey) Leavitt, daughter of Eli and Hannah (Sanborn) Lamprey and widow of Thomas Hale Leavitt, Sr., about 1849, at Hampton, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

They had four children:
Melvinah Elkins (1849-1852)
Amanda Elkins (1851-1851)
Orin Elkins (1854-1934)
Robert S. Elkins (1859-1930)

Jonathan Elkins enlisted into the military September 29, 1862. He mustered in October 24, 1862, Company I, New Hampshire, 15th Infantry Regiment, he mustered out August 13, 1863 at Concord, Merrimack County, New Hampshire.

Eliza A. (Lamprey)(Leavitt) Elkins died September 21, 1863.

Jonathan married second, Sophia A. (Hook) Davis, widow of Elijah Davis, December 28, 1870, at Exeter, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

Jonathan Elkins died June 8, 1878, Exeter, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

Sophia A. (Hook) (Davis) Elkins died January 27, 1906, at Exeter, Rockingham County, New Hampshire.

Other Research:
History of the Town of Hampton, New Hampshire
Documents that Jonathan Elkins lived at Brentwood, Rockingham County, New Hampshire, and died there. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathan Elkins (1783 - 1853)
  Joanna Drew Elkins (1799 - 1893)
 
 Spouse:
  Eliza A. Lamprey Elkins (1824 - 1863)*
 
 Children:
  Melvinah Elkins (1849 - 1852)*
  Amanda Elkins (1851 - 1851)*
  Orin Elkins (1853 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Jonathan Elkins (1819 - 1878)
  Jeremiah Elkins (1819 - 1876)*
  Harriet Elkins (1832 - 1834)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Aged 59 yrs. Husband of Eliza Elkins. "A member of Co. I, 15th Reg. N.H.V."
 
Burial:
Elkins Cemetery
Hampton
Rockingham County
New Hampshire, USA
 
Maintained by: MJ (Tilton) England
Originally Created by: Lisa
Record added: Nov 08, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8069312
Jonathan Elkins
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Jonathan Elkins
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- MJ (Tilton) England
 Added: Sep. 12, 2012
Thank you sir for your service to our country.
- Paul V. Bradley, Jr.
 Added: Apr. 27, 2009
 
 
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