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Eli Shields
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Birth: Feb. 6, 1837
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1864

Eli was a sergeant in Company H of the 85th Illinois Voluntary Infantry. He died in the Battle of Kennesaw Mountain on 27 Jun 1864 in Marietta, Cobb, GA.

Eli Shields and Louisa Jane Littlejohn were married on 12 Aug 1858 in Fulton Co. IL.

They had the following children:
I. Edward Shields - Born:1859 in Fulton Co. IL.
II. William H. Shields - Born:1862; Died:13 Dec 1891, Whitman Co. WA.

Eli Shields married Mary Jane Clark on 28 Aug 1862 in Harrison Co. IN.
Family links: 
  Nathan Veatch Shields (1801 - 1866)
  Mary J. Kingery Shields (1815 - 1888)
  Louisa Littlejohn Shields (____ - 1862)*
  Louisa Jane Littlejohn Still (1840 - 1901)*
  Edward Shields (1859 - 1875)*
  William O Shields (1830 - 1847)**
  Jane Shields Rodgers (1834 - 1929)**
  Polly Shields (1835 - 1898)**
  Eli Shields (1837 - 1864)
  Nancy Shields Bloomfield (1838 - 1863)*
  Henry M Shields (1841 - 1908)*
  Martin Shields (1843 - 1924)*
  Ellis Shields (1846 - 1912)*
*Calculated relationship
Marietta National Cemetery
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: H-8723
Maintained by: Beverly Davis Valcovic
Originally Created by: Nancie Lovett Perdue Whi...
Record added: Mar 19, 2006
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Eli Shields
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 Added: May. 29, 2015
virtual cemetery 85th Illinois Infantry on my home page
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 Added: Oct. 19, 2011

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 Added: Nov. 11, 2009
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