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Dr Cyrus Elwood
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1823
Highland County
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 28, 1869
Leesburg
Highland County
Ohio, USA

Cyrus Elwood was a physician and was Captain, Company D, 48th Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War.

At the Battle of Shiloh (Pittsburg Landing), Tennessee, April 6-7, 1862, Cyrus was wounded in the left side by a piece of shell breaking two ribs. The widow's declaration in his pension file states that he died in September 1869 from the effects of the wound after having been constantly under medical treatment from the time of the wound until his death.

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Found at FamilySearch (no image available); "Elizabeth" may be a misreading of "Elsie" by a FamilySearch indexer:

Cyrus Elwood, "Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958"
Name: Cyrus Elwood
Spouse's Name: Elizabeth Duff
Event Date: 20 Sep 1843
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M51447-3
System Origin: Ohio-ODM
GS Film number: 0570614 V. 4-6

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Elwood (1780 - 1860)
  Honor Trenary Elwood (1803 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  Elsie Duff Elwood (1819 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Ashford B Elwood (1845 - 1894)*
  Ogden R Elwood (1848 - 1906)*
  William A. Elwood (1860 - 1936)*
 
 Siblings:
  Susan Ann Elwood Crane (1815 - 1893)**
  Mary "Polly" Elwood Eyer (1817 - 1895)**
  Nancy Elwood Achor (1818 - 1870)**
  Hiram Elwood (1821 - 1878)**
  Cyrus Elwood (1823 - 1869)
  George W Elwood (1825 - 1864)*
  Elizabeth Catherine Elwood Polk (1826 - 1883)*
  Jane Elwood (1830 - 1833)*
  Robert Elwood (1833 - 1901)*
  Rebecca Elwood Mathews (1835 - 1898)*
  William H Elwood (1838 - 1862)*
  Clark St. Clair Elwood (1842 - 1904)*
  Lewis Elwood (1844 - 1845)*
  Austin Elwood (1848 - 1859)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Highland Cemetery
Highland
Highland County
Ohio, USA
 
Created by: Jay Wright
Record added: Feb 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85803740
Dr Cyrus Elwood
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Dr Cyrus Elwood
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Dr Cyrus Elwood
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On this 4th of July, honoring Cyrus' service in the war that preserved the Union.
- Jay Wright
 Added: Jul. 4, 2013

- Jay Wright
 Added: May. 27, 2013

- Marsha Williams Byrd of Missouri
 Added: Dec. 22, 2012
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