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Gen Elias Van Arsdale Andruss
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Birth: Dec. 18, 1839
Newark
Essex County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Apr. 3, 1910
New York, USA

Andruss, Elias Van Arsdale, Dec. 18, 1839 born at Newark, N. J., son of Isaac M. and Lydia I. Austin Andruss; June 13, 1864 graduated from West Point (19/27) and appointed 2nd lt., 1st U. S. Artillery Rgt. April 2, 1865 brevet 1st lt. U. S. Army for capture of Petersburg, Va. April 9, 1865 brevet capt., U. S. Army for Appomattox, Va. campaign; May 10, 1865 1st lt. April 15, 1868 married Elizabeth Kinnie; Jan. 2, 1881 capt. Feb. 10, 1898 maj., 4th U. S. Artillery Rgt. 1900 at Ft. DuPont, New Castle County, Del. Jan. 25, 1901 ltcol., artillery; Feb. 2,
1901 transferred to Artillery Corps; Sept. 23, 1901 col. April 1, 1902 retired; 1904 briggen on the retired list; April 3, 1910 died at Brooklyn, N. Y. May 29, 1910 his widow applied for a pension (application #942803/certificate #710644) while living in New York 
 
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 Parents:
  Isaac Mix Andruss (1808 - 1878)
  Lydia I Austin Andruss (1811 - 1888)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Kinne Andruss (1842 - 1934)
 
 Children:
  Jeannie Pratt Andruss Straub (1871 - 1962)*
 
 Sibling:
  Margaretta Artimesia Andruss Peters (1835 - 1918)*
  Elias Van Arsdale Andruss (1839 - 1910)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Cemetery
Buffalo
Erie County
New York, USA
Plot: Section G
 
Created by: Jay Boone
Record added: Apr 02, 2010
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Gen Elias Van Arsdale Andruss
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- KimTisha
 Added: Mar. 12, 2016

- Bill Thayer (History of West Point)
 Added: Oct. 16, 2012
Companion #13101 - Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the U.S.
- Jeffry Burden
 Added: Mar. 5, 2011
 
 
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