Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Goldens in:
 • Yankee Point Cemetery
 • Ridge Farm
 • Vermilion County
 • Illinois
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Elam Golden
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 10, 1835
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 8, 1901
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA

Newport Hoosier State
Wednesday, May 15, 1901

Elam Golden, who resided about 2 miles north of Quaker, this township, during the past 10 years, and who had been an inmate of the Soldiers' Home of Danville, IL, most of the time since last fall, died on Wednesday last, May 8, 1901, at the residence of his sister, Mrs. Emma Haworth, of Georgetown, IL. Mr. Golden had been in poor health for many years by reason of his service in the Army. On August 3, 1862, he enlisted in Co. D, 125th Regiment Illinois Volunteers, and September 16, 1863, he was transferred to Co. K, 8th Veteran Reserve Corps, and from this last organization he was discharged July 1, 1865. The deceased was past 65 years of age, and a highly respected citizen. He leaves a wife and several children. His remains were interred at Yankee Point, IL, on Thursday afternoon of last week, and near where he died. He was a good man, a member of the Friends' Church, and a true Christian in every respect.
Family links: 
  Mary Ann Mendenhall Golden (1835 - 1932)
  Charlie Golden*
  Laura Ellen Golden Baldwin (1859 - 1952)*
  Anna Golden (1866 - 1931)*
  Allen Golden (1866 - 1950)*
  Henderson Golden (1869 - 1891)*
  Aaron Golden (1871 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Son of Jacob and Alice Golden
Note: Married September 19, 1857 Vermilion County, IL
Yankee Point Cemetery
Ridge Farm
Vermilion County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Carolyn Schwab
Record added: Jul 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73360990
Elam Golden
Cemetery Photo
Added by:
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


Privacy Statement and Terms of Service