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Pvt Simeon Jonathan Aldrich
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Birth: Aug. 4, 1843
DeKalb County
Indiana, USA
Death: Dec. 2, 1912
DeKalb County
Indiana, USA

ALDRICH, Simeon, Co. F., 44 Ind. Inf. Fife Major, Died at home Dec. 2, 1912.

ALDRICH, Simeon, PRIN.MUSN, 44th Ind. Inf. (flag), b. Aug. 4, 1843, d. Dec. 2, 1912

Simeon J. Aldrich
Regiment Name 44 Indiana Infantry
Company F
Soldier's Rank_In Musician
Soldier's Rank_Out Private/Musician

Middle name : Jonathan
Born: Aug. 4, 1843, Troy Township, DeKalb Co., IN
Died: Troy Township, DeKalb Co., IN
Parents: Simeon & Emily (McClure) Aldrich

Simeon J Aldrich, of Co. F, enrolled Sep. 23, 1861 in Waterloo by Capt. Merrill as a Musician; mustered in Nov. 22, 1861 in Ft. Wayne by Lt. Stansbury at age 20. He was 5 11.50 tall, light complexion, blue eyes, and dark hair. Born Aug. 4, 1842, in DeKalb Co., IN, employed as a farmer, single, resident of Butler, in DeKalb Co., IN. Mustered out at the end of the war Sep. 14, 1865 in Nashville, TN with rank of Principal Musician. Notes: Sent to Stevenson, AL Aug. 14, 1862. Promoted fife major Jul. 1, 1863. Reenlisted Jan. 1, 1864. Requested furlough to visit ill parents Jan. 27, 1865. Married Sabrina Learned (or Leonard) 1867. He filed Invalid Pension Application to receive Pension Certificate #110953 Aug. 31, 1870 in IN and received $12 pension for chronic diarrhea. Resident of Waterloo 1880; of Butler 1886C1910. Played his fife at 44th IN reunions. Died Dec. 2, 1912 in Butler (or Hamilton); buried Eddy Cemetery, DeKalb Co., IN. Cemetery record gives birth date of 1843. Sarah S. filed Widows Pension Application to receive Widows Pension Certificate #753730 Dec. 16, 1912 in IN (indexed as Simon Aldrich). (Simon/F, Jonathon/Aldidge, Aldrick, Aldridge) Taken from The Iron Men of Indiana's 44th Regiment, Part 1: Biographies.
- Margaret Hobson
Added: Oct. 16, 2012 
Family links: 
  Sarah Sobrina Learned Aldrich (1846 - 1923)*
  Oren Keep Aldrich (1870 - 1930)*
  Seth W Aldrich (1872 - 1948)*
  Asa Simeon Aldrich (1874 - 1956)*
  Emily M Aldrich Little (1877 - 1940)*
  Leola M Aldrich (1879 - 1883)*
  Sarah L Aldrich Fisher (1881 - 1949)*
  John H Aldrich (1884 - 1920)*
*Calculated relationship
Eddy Cemetery
DeKalb County
Indiana, USA
Created by: SixDogTeam
Record added: Mar 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67668178
Pvt Simeon Jonathan Aldrich
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Pvt Simeon Jonathan Aldrich
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Pvt Simeon Jonathan Aldrich
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