Jeremiah Eickelberger -» Eichelbarger - per census b. ca. Jan 1847, OH; gravestone has: b. 18 Jun 1852, U.S.
d. 30 Dec 1919; bur. Dyer cem., Dyer, Crawford Co, AR
Res. Crawford Co, AR
Civil War veteran: Pvt., Co. F 28th Illinois Infantry; enlisted 04 Mar 1865; mustered out 04 Mar 1866; pension filed for (and received) from AR on 11 May 1891; his widow, Martha J., applied (and received) pension from AR in Feb 1920
PROBABLE: m. #1) 09 Aug 1868, Pike Co, IL to Harriet Avory/Avery
m. #2) ca. 1880
Wf #2) : Martha J. ______ - b. ca. Mar 1863, AR
d. A "Marth" Eichelberger d. 06 Feb 1936 in Crawford Co, AR
Father: . Mother:
Children - all b. AR
i. Minnie Eichelbarger - b. ca. Jun 1882
ii. Perry Washington Eichelbarger - b. 12 Apr 1886
iii. Claudia M. Eichelbarger - b. ca. Mar 1890; m.ca. 1910 to Daniel Madison McCabe (b. 23 Jul 1885, Graphic, Crawford Co, AR; d. aft. 1943); had issue; res. Crawford Co, AR.
iv. Lillie E. Eichelbarger - b. ca. Sep 1897
v. Ruby Eichelbarger - b. ca. 1901
vi. Hubert Eichelbarger - b. ca. 1903; d. 27 Mar 1922, Franklin Co, AR
Two others, unknown, d. bef. 1900
1. Federal census: Crawford Co, AR:
a) 1900: River twp; E. D. 53; dwell. #61: Jeremiah and Martha J. Eichelberger/Eichelbarger (m. 20 yrs; six children, four living); first four children listed above were in the home.
b) 1910: Dyer twp; Dyer Village; E. D. 7: i) dwell/fam #153-154: "Jerry" Eichelberger, 62, (his 2nd marriage) wf., Martha (her first marriage) and children (youngest two listed above; also: dau., Claudia McCabe, 19, and her husband, Dan, 25, m. 0 yrs.).
c) 1920: i) Dyer twp; dwell. #81; Martha, 54, widow, with 15 yr. old son, Hubert. ii) Mountainburg twp; E. D. 9; dwell. #30: Daniel and Claudie McCabe and chldren.
d) 1930: VanBuren; E. D. 31: Daniel and Claudie McCabe and children.
2. Gravestone data/burial record: Jeremiah Eichelbarger. To view, go to (off-site link):
3. Civil War Records:
a) "American Civil War Soldiers": Jeremiah Eickelberger of Fairview, IL (enlistment and muster out dts. as well as company, etc. in which he served).
b) "Civil War Service Records": Jeremiah Eickelberger, (noted to also have been Jeremiah Eichelbergr), Co. F. 28 IL Inf
c) Civil War Pension Index card: Jeremiah Eichelbarger; Co. F 28 IL Inf
4. Arkansas Death Index 1914 - 1950: i) Marth (sic) Eichelbarger d. 06 Feb 1936, Crawford Co. ii) Hubert "Ichelbarger". [ed: strange to not find Jeremiah]
5. WWI draft registration cards: Franklin Co, AR: Daniel Madison McCabe; farming in Mulberry, AR; next of kin: Claudie McCabe.
6. WWII draft registration cards: Daniel Madison McCabe, res. of VanBuren, AR; b. Graphic, AR; married; employed by Missouri Pacific R. R.
7. Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: Jeremiah Eckelberger m. Harriet "Avory" 09 Aug 1868, Pike Co. [credit: N. Eickelberger]
Perry Washington Eichelbarger - b. 12 Apr 1886, AR (probably Crawford Co)
d. bet. 1913 - 1920
m. ca. 1907, probably AR
Wf.: Mary Harriet "Hattie" I. Spriggs - b. 18 Oct 1887
d. 21 May 1969, San Bernardino Co, CA
Father: Jefferson Davis Spriggs (04 Apr 1862/66, GA; d. bet. 1920 - 1930, probably AR)
Mother: Mary Ann Chitwood (b. 27 Mar 1864, Stamp Creek, Bartow Co, GA; d. 05 May 1935, Fort Smith, Sebastian Co, AR)
Hattie (Spriggs) Eichelbarger m. #2) ca. 1925 to Burl Reding (b. ca. 1898, AR)
Children - both b. AR, probably Crawford Co:
i. Howard C. "Spriggs" Eichelbarger - b. 27 Dec 1908; d. 28 Aug 1966, San Bernardino Co, CA
ii. Lamar Eichelbarger - b. 07 Dec 1913; d. 06 Jun 1991, South Pasadena, Los Angeles Co, CA; WWII veteran; m. 07 Mar 1936, Crawford Co, MO to Lessie Briley
1. Federal census records:
Crawford Co, AR:
a) 1900: River twp; E. D. 53; dwell. #61: Jeremiah and Martha J. Eichelberger/Eichelbarger and children, including Perry W.
b) 1910: Dyer; E. D. 7; dwell. #91: Perry, Hattie and "Spriggs" Eichelbarger, age 15 mos (census taken April)
c) 1930: Van Buren; E. D. 30; dwell. #70 (indexed as "Cakelber", appears to be Eakelber..): Spriggs, 21, and Lamar, 16, stepsons, with B. Reding and wf., Hattie and their 3 yr. old son and Hattie's widowed mother, Mary Spriggs, and brother, Dan, 26.
2. Federal census: Sebastian Co, AR; Fort Smith, ward 2; E. D. 151; N. Ninth St: Hattie Eichelbarger, widow, with two sons and her father, Jeff Spriggs, 58, married.
3. WWI draft registration cards: Franklin Co, AR: Perry Washington Eichelbarger; farmer in Mulberry, AR; next of kin: Hattie Eichelbarger.
4. "Arkansas Marriages 1933 - 1939": Lamar Eichelbarger m. Lessie Briley 07 Mar 1936, Crawford Co; certificate 05245; Vol. 027.
5. "California Death Index 1940 - 1997": a) Howard C. Eichelbarge [sic], b. 27 Dec 1908, AR; d. 28 Aug 1966, San Bernardino Co; mother's maiden name: Spriggs. b) Lamar Eichelbarger, b. 07 Dec 1913, AR; d. 06 Jun 1991, Los Angeles Co; mother's maiden name: Spriggs. c) Hattie I. Reding, b. 18 Oct 1887, GA; d. 21 May 1969, San Bernardino Co, CA; mother's maiden name: Chitwood.
6. WWII Enlistment Records 1938 - 1946: Lamar Eichelbarger, b. 1913, AR; res. of Ventura, CA; married; enlisted 18 Nov 1943 in Los Angeles.
7. Social Security Death Index: Lamar Eichelbarger.
8. "One World Tree" files, Ancestry.com: Jefferson Davis Spriggs and family.
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