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Erastus Melvin "Ronce" Root
Birth: Apr. 26, 1844
Vernon
Jennings County
Indiana, USA
Death: Oct. 3, 1892
Walshville
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA

ERASTUS MELVIN "Ronce" ROOT.10,(COMMODORE CHAUNCEY ROOT.9. MANNA ROOT.8, JAMES ROOT.7, ELEAZAR ROOT.6, THOMAS ROOT.5, JOSEPH ROOT.4, THOMAS ROOTE.3,JOHN ROOT.2, THOMAS ROOT.1) born: 26 April 1844, Vernon, Jennings County Indiana, died: 3 October 1892, Walshville, Montgomery County Illinois, buried: Elmwood Cemetery, Montgomery County Illinois, son of; COMMODORE CHAUNCEY ROOT and CYNTHIA PRATHER, married: 14 December 1865, Walshville, Montgomery County Illinois, FRANCES EWING BARLOW, born: 21 January 1847, Walshville, Montgomery County Illinois, died: 22 July 1933, Indianapolis, Marion County Indiana, buried: Washington Park East, Indianapolis, Marion County Indiana, daughter of: JOSEPH and NANCY JANE (BLAIR) BARLOW, Children: OLIVE CYNTHIA (ROOT) ARMSTRONG (Mrs. Charles Allen Armstrong), GEORGE CHAUNCEY ROOT, Dr. CHARLES CLINTON ROOT.

Source; Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, 17631900

ROOT, ERASTUS M. BARLOW, FRANCIS 12/14/1865 /00003000 MONTGOMERY

Source; Illinois Roll of Honor Search

NAME WAR COMPANY UNIT VOL PAGE COUNTY, CEMETERY

ROOT, ERASTUS M. CIVIL A 26 MO INF .2 282 MONTGOMERY ELMWOOD
ROOT, WILLIAM H. CIVIL A 26 MO. INF. 2 292, MONTGOMERY WALSHVILLE

 
 
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 Parents:
  Commodore Chauncey Root (1812 - 1888)
  Cynthia Prather Root (1824 - 1908)
 
 Spouse:
  Frances Ewing Barlow Root (1847 - 1933)*
 
 Children:
  Olive Cynthia Root Armstrong (1867 - 1929)*
  George Commodore Root (1869 - 1892)*
  Charles Clinton Root (1876 - 1938)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Henry Root (1841 - 1903)*
  Charles Root (1843 - ____)*
  Erastus Melvin Root (1844 - 1892)
  Thomas Benjamin Root (1845 - 1866)*
  David Hiram Root (1846 - 1930)*
  John Edward Root (1848 - 1853)*
  Mary Ellen Root (1850 - 1850)*
  Commodore Chauncey Root (1851 - 1870)*
  Nancy Jane Root Snell (1853 - 1923)*
  Cynthia Alice Root Price (1855 - 1960)*
  Joseph Lane Root (1859 - 1958)*
  George Grant Root (1864 - 1944)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Litchfield (Montgomery County)
Montgomery County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Block 13 Lot 24
 
Created by: Marilyn Pederson
Record added: Apr 04, 2008
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Erastus Melvin Ronce Root
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Erastus Melvin Ronce Root
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