Elihul served in Company D 1st Minnesota Batt. during the Civil War..The source of this information is Litchfield Cem records kept at the Meek County Museum..
The Frank Daggett GAR post records at Litchfield Minnesota has an E. E. Cole as a member who served in Co A 5th Minnesota Infantry --said to have been born in Springfield, Wisconsin--no birth or death dates--But E E Cole is said to have had 2 children who died of diptheria in 1889--
The names of these 2 children were Edgar H Cole 1868-1889 and Pearl L Cole 1871-1889..
Wife appears as Mary Elizabeth Cole 1841-1904 will verify information through genealogical records prior to recording this in find a grave...
Mary Marina Rogers Coles (1820 - 1910)
Maintained by: Glenn Kiecker
Originally Created by: Tom Mauer
Record added: Feb 25, 2010
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