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Wiley S. Ethridge and Mary Margaret Eidson


Husband:   Wiley S. Ethridge

Born: 25-Jul-1827
Died: 11-Feb-1901
Father: Thomas Ethridge
Mother: Elizabeth Camp

Occupation: Born Rowen Co. N.C.
Was married twice Emily Hamby then he married to Mary Margaret Eidson.on the 12/07/1866

Wiley S. Ethridge (First_Last)
Regiment Name 15 Missouri Cavalry
Side Union 
Company  I 
Soldier's Rank_In  Pvt. 
Soldier's Rank_Out  Corp'l. 


15th Regiment, Missouri Cavalry

Organized November 1, 1863, from 7th Regiment Enrolled Militia. Attached to District of Southwest Missouri, Dept. Missouri, to April, 1865. District of North Missouri, Dept. Missouri, to July, 1865.

SERVICE.-Scout and patrol duty in District of Southwest Missouri till April, 1865, and in North Missouri till July, 1865. Actions at Mt. Vernon September 30, 1864; Moreau Bottom, Jefferson City, October 7; Booneville October 9-12; Big Blue or State Line October 22. Engagement at the Marmiton, or Battle of Charlot, October 25. Mine Creek, Little Osage River, Marias des Cygnes, October 25. Newtonia October 28. Affair near James Creek April 27, 1865 (Co. "C"). Mustered out July 1, 1865.

Wife:   Mary Margaret Eidson

Born: 7-Oct-1836
Died: 12-Dec-1933
Father: John Eidson
Mother: Sarah Haden

Married 12/07/1866 in Polk Co. Mo.
Born in Kentucky

Female  Child 1:   Mary Emily Ethridge

Born: 22-Apr-1867
Died: 21-Sep-1962
Spouse: William Patrick Burchett

Born Polk Co. Mo.

Female  Child 2:   Tennesse Belle Ethridge

Born: 6-Aug-1870
Died: 15-Sep-1945
Spouse: Joseph Montgomery Callaway

Born Polk Co. Mo.

Female  Child 3:   Eliza Ellen Ethridge

Born: 30-Dec-1873
Died: 17-Dec-1966
Spouse: Benjamin H. Callaway

Born Polk Co. Mo.

Male  Child 4:   Wlliam W. Ethridge

Born: 17-Jan-1877
Died: 4-Oct-1877

Born Polk Co. Mo.

Male  Child 5:   James E. Ethridge

Born: 8-Jul-1879
Died: Jun-1942
Spouse: Dollie Watson

Born Polk Co. Mo.