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Bryant Jefferson "Babe" Eiland
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Birth: 1839
Bradley County
Arkansas, USA
Death: 1910
Polk County
Texas, USA

Death date is between 1910-1920. Thank you to Virginia Gregorcyk for finding his most likely resting place!

U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: Bryant J. Eiland
Side: Confederate
Regiment State/Origin: Arkansas
Regiment Name: 9 Arkansas Infantry
Regiment Name Expanded: 9th Regiment, Arkansas Infantry
Company: C
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Film Number: M376 roll 7

Private-Enlisted at Pine Bluff, Arkansas, July 25, 1861; slightly wounded at Corinth, Mississippi, October 3, 1862; captured at Vicksburg, Mississippi, July 4, 1863; paroled, July 9, 1863; absent without leave in Arkansas, December 31, 1863; took oath of allegiance at Pine Buff, Arkansas, May 7, 1864.

POW Co. C. 9 Arkansas Infantry "Henry Hornets"

Babe lived in the woods, near the Polk, and Trinity Co., Texas line.

Family links: 
  Abner Eiland (1802 - 1855)
  Artemesa Bethany Wardlaw Eiland (1844 - 1910)
  Nancy Jane Eiland Parker (1876 - 1974)*
  Bryant Jefferson Eiland (1839 - 1910)
  Wimband F Eiland (1843 - 1864)*
  William Segers Eiland (1844 - 1930)*
*Calculated relationship
Jones Prairie Cemetery
Polk County
Texas, USA
Created by: Kelley Ward
Record added: Jul 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55271785
Bryant Jefferson Babe Eiland
Added by: Virginia
Bryant Jefferson Babe Eiland
Added by: Kelley Ward
Bryant Jefferson Babe Eiland
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UNMARKED GRAVENEXT TO Artemesa Bethany "Artie" Wardlaw Eiland
 Added: Sep. 19, 2016
Forget Me Not
- Joanne T
 Added: Dec. 31, 2011
Thank you sir and may you rest in peace!
- Terri EILAND
 Added: Sep. 16, 2011

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