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Rufus Monroe Elliott
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Birth: Mar. 8, 1847
Death: Dec. 30, 1919
Calhoun County
Arkansas, USA

"Rufus was the 14th of Hezekiah and Polly Elliott's 16 children. During the Civil War he was in F Co. 12th Ark. Inf. CSA, the same outfit two of his brothers, Samuel and Mark, were in. He was captured June 9th, 1863 and paroled July 12-13 at Port Hudson, Louisiana. He applied for a Confederate Pension with the State of Arkansas in 190, his application being #15286. Of the three brothers who fought in the Civil War, he was the only one to survive. After the war, Rufus made his living as a farmer. On Dec. 29, 1869 he married Margaret Minerva Alston. THey had at least two children, Ella (born 1871), and Milton (born 1875). Margaret passed away in 1900." (bio written by Dorothy Varnell) 
 
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 Parents:
  Hezekiah Hamilton Elliott (1803 - 1882)
  Mary Parham Elliott (1810 - 1848)
 
 Siblings:
  Louvisa Ann Elliott Barnes (1828 - 1885)**
  Marcus L Elliott (1843 - 1861)*
  Rufus Monroe Elliott (1847 - 1919)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Salem Cemetery
Bearden
Ouachita County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Annie202
Record added: Oct 07, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11904492
Rufus Monroe Elliott
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Rufus Monroe Elliott
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Sir, Thank You -
- Rhonda C. Poynter & Friends
 Added: Jan. 14, 2013

- Donna Lee Wall
 Added: Dec. 30, 2012
Christmas is a special time of year to remember those who are close to our hearts.
- Arleta ♥
 Added: Dec. 19, 2012
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