Pvt Alva Greene Weatherly

Pvt Alva Greene Weatherly

Owen County, Indiana, USA
Death 1906 (aged 66–67)
Burial Owen County, Indiana, USA
Memorial ID 48333488 · View Source
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Civil War Union veteran of the 19th Indiana Infantry, Company I "Spencer Greys". He was the son of James Andrew Weatherly (1797-1851) and Charity (O'Rourke) Weatherly (1801-1874). He grew up on the family farm near Jefferson in Owen County, Indiana. He came from a large family and had many brothers and sisters.

His first wife was Margaret A. Slough, whom he married on July 22, 1858, in Owen County, Indiana.

He was mustered in to the 19th Indiana Infantry on July 29, 1861. He was discharged from the regiment early in the war because of disability. He returned home and married Louisa Winters in Owen County on July 9, 1863.

The original marker for Alva G. Weatherly was installed by Gross Brothers of Lee, Mass. in 1891. By 2010, the marker had deteriorated to the point where it was unreadable. A new marker was installed in 2010.


1850 US Federal Census. Census Place: Jefferson, Owen, Indiana; Roll: M432_164; Page: 121A; Image: 246.

Ancestry.com. Headstones Provided for Deceased Union Civil War Veterans, 1879-1903 [database o-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2007.

National Archives and Records Administration (NARA); Washington, D.C.; Consolidated Lists of Civil War Draft Registration Records (Provost Marshal General's Bureau; Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865); Record Group Number: 110; Title: Records of the Provost Marshal General's Bureau (Civil War); Consolidated Enrollment Lists, 1863-1865 (Civil War Union Draft Records); ARC Identifies: 4213514; Archive Volume Number: 2 of 3.

Owen County Indiana, Index to Marriage Records 1850 - 1920 Inclusive Vol, W. P. A. Original Record Located: Compiled by Indi; Book: 29;Page: 21.

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  • Created by: Cindy K. Coffin
  • Added: 19 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48333488
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Alva Greene Weatherly (1839–1906), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48333488, citing Winters Cemetery, Owen County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Cindy K. Coffin (contributor 47084179) .