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Isaiah Eiland Family

Husband: Isaiah Eiland

Born: 11 Oct 1811at: Clinton, Jones Co, Ga
Married: 25 Feb 1835at: , Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 31 Oct 1882at: Ramer, Montgomery Co, Al
Buried: at: Eiland/Caffey/Herrington Family Cemetery, Montgomery Co, Al
Father: Levi Daniel Eiland
Mother: Catherine (Katie) Shaw
 

Wife: Sarah A Caffey

Born: 19 Oct 1817at: , , NC
Died: 10 Dec 1895at: Ramer, Montgomery Co, Al
Buried: at: Eiland/Caffey/Herrington Family Cemetery, Montgomery Co, Al
Father: Charles Caffey
Mother: Nancy Lewis
 

Children: 

Name: Louisa Jane Eiland
Born: 15 Mar 1836at: , , Ga
Died: 23 Jan 1913at: Rainer, Montgomery Co, Al
Buried: at: 
Spouses:   Anthony Hamilton Sellers M.D.  
 

Name: Thomas Jefferson Eiland
Born: 22 Apr 1837at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 31 Jul 1925at: Rockdale, Milam Co, Tx
Buried: at: Salty Cemetery, Milam Co. Tx
Spouses: Ruth Mariah Thomas  
 

Name: Charles Daniel Calvin (C D C) Eiland
Born: 26 Feb 1839at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 1886at: , , Tx
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Jerusia Winifred Tolbert  
 

Name: Alexander Nero (Nery) Eiland
Born: 07 Dec 1840at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: Mar 1863at: Civil War, ,
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Louisa J. Herrinton  
 

Name: Isaiah Napoleon Eiland
Born: 08 Oct 1842at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 25 Jul 1864at: Civil War, Appomattox, Va
Buried: at: 
 

Name: Andrew Jackson Eiland
Born: 14 Nov 1844at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 25 Jul 1862at: Civil War, ,
Buried: at: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery St Louis, St Louis Co, Mo
 

Name: George Washington Eiland
Born: 04 Dec 1846at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 24 Nov 1922at: , , Al
Buried: at: Mt. Gilead, Dozier, Crenshaw Co, Al
Spouses: Angeline Liener Loard  
 

Name: Marian M. Eiland
Born: 18 Jan 1849at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 27 Jan 1933at: Andalusia, Covington Co, Al
Buried: at: 
Spouses: Levi David Raley  
 

Name: James Monroe Eiland
Born: 10 Aug 1850at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 20 Jan 1852at: 
Buried: at: 
 

Name: Catherine Belzora (Beth) Eiland
Born: 20 Feb 1852at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 15 Apr 1910at: 
Buried: at: Red Oak Cemetery, Covington Co, Al
Spouses: James Lemuel Soles  
 

Name: Sarah Nancy Eiland
Born: 30 Jan 1853at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 12 Nov 1921at: , Fisher Co, Tx
Buried: at: Sylvester Cemetery, Fisher Co, Tx
Spouses: Thomas Jefferson Amason  
 

Name: Marion De Kalb Eiland
Born: 30 Jan 1855at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 31 Jul 1926at: , Montgomery Co, Al
Buried: at: Ramer Cemetery, Montgomery Co, Al
Spouses: Lourena Long  
 

Name: Enos H. Eiland
Born: 18 Jan 1858at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 02 Jan 1868at: 
Buried: at: 
 

Name: John Absalom Eiland
Born: 16 May 1861at: Montgomery, Montgomery Co, Al
Died: 28 Jul 1932at: , Covington Co, Al
Buried: at: Red Oak Cemetery, Covington, Co, Al
Spouses: Rhoda Rebecca Milligan  
 

More Information:

About Isaiah Eiland:

1850 District 2 Montgomery Al
Eiland Isaiah M 1812 38 GA Farmer
Eiland Sarah F 1817 33 NC
Eiland Louisa F 1836 14 AL
Eiland Thomas M 1837 13 AL
Eiland Charles M 1839 11 AL
Eiland Nero M 1840 10 AL
Eiland Napoleon M 1842 8 AL
Eiland Jackson M 1844 6 AL
Eiland Washington M 1846 4 AL
Eiland Marion F 1849 1 AL
Eiland Monroe M 1851 (1) AL

1860 census: District 2, Montgomery, Alabama Post Office: Ramah
J Eiland 48 , Farmer
Sarah Eiland 40
Louisa Eiland 25
Napolean Eiland 18
Jack Eiland 16
George Eiland 14
Marrion Eiland 10
Bill Eiland 8
Sarah Eiland 6
Dekalb Eiland 4
Enos Eiland 2

1870 United States Federal Census > Alabama > Montgomery > Township 13
Isah Eiland, 58, m, w, Planter, 1400, 600, Ga
Sarah, f, w, Housekeeper, NC
Miriam M, 20, f, w, at home, AL
Sarah N, 11, f, w, at home, AL
Marion J?, 15, m, w, AL
John A, 9, m, w, AL

1880 Census,Dublin, Montgomery, AL
Isaiah Eiland, Head, 69, GA , GA , GA , Farming ,
Sarah Eiland, Wife, 68, NC , NC , --- , Keeping House ,
John Eiland, Son, 19, AL , GA , NC , Working In Field ,

Levi's oldest son, Isaiah, and his wife, Sarah, had a large family, but they lost four sons during the War Between the States: Alexander, Isaiah Napoleon, Andrew Jackson, and one other. Isaiah and Sarah were married by B. Hilliard, Justice of the Peace


About Isaiah Napoleon Eiland:

Napoleon was killed during the Civil War, at the final battle of Appomattox before General Robert E. Lee surrendered. The story is that he was killed while acting as a sniper for the Conferate army, after Lee had already surrendered.

AL Civil War Record
Last Name: Eilands
First Name: N MI:
Death Info: Killed In Engagments Between July 22nd And 29th, Inclusive.
Branch: Infantry
Regimental Unit: 22nd AL Regiment
Company Unit: K
Authority: Casualties list The Daily Advertiser 1864/08/11.
Enlistment Info: Corporal.


About Andrew Jackson Eiland:

22nd Infantry Regiment completed its organization at Montgomery, Alabama, in November, 1861, then moved to Mobile. Its companies were raised in the counties of Walker, Clarke, Cherokee, Mobile, Pike, Choctaw, Montgomery, Calhoun, and Randolph. The unit suffered severe losses at Shiloh under General Gladden, then saw action in Bragg's Kentucky Campaign under General Gardner.

Andrew Jackson Eiland was just 17 years old when he laid down his life for his country. He died from wounds sustained Mound City, MS. He was the son of Isaiah and Sarah Caffey Eiland. Andrew was my 3rd great grand uncle. Andrew had several brothers who also laid down their lives for the CSA. Isaiah N. Eiland died in July 1864 in Virginia and Alexander N. Eiland died in March of 1863.

Died in Civil War
AL CIVIL WAR RECORD
Last Name: Eiland
First Name: A MI: J
Regimental Unit: 22nd AL
Company Unit: K
Authority: Confederate Burials, Jefferson Barracks, Missouri National Cemetery,
compiled by Raymond W. Watkins, Falls Church, Virginia November 30, 1978.

Name: A J Eiland
Death Date: 26 Apr 1862
Rank: PVT CONFEDERATE STATES
Branch: Army
Last known address: 2900 Sheridan Road St. Louis , Mo 63125
Interment Date: 26 Apr 1862
Cemetery: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Buried At: Section 67 Site 10115


Revised: 19-May-12  08:25 AM