Name: Eli Buckner HEWITT
Given Name: Eli Buckner
Suffix: , U.S. Mormon Battalion
Name: Eli B. HEUETT
Given Name: Eli B.
Change Date: 12 MAY 2005
Birth: 27 JUL 1826 in , Brown, Ohio
Event: as a PVT in Company A
_SDATE: 1 JUL 1846
Death: 21 APR 1860 in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa
Eli Buckner Hewitt enlisted as a private in Company A of the U.S. Mormon Battalion. He was a member of Lieut. Willis' Pueblo detachment. As such, he would have entered the Salt Lake Valley the 29th July, 1847.
LDS Vital Records/Pioneer Heritage Library from Ancestry LDS FH Suite 2 CD:
Hewitt, Eli Buckner (Male)
Birth: Hewitt, Eli Buckner (Male) Date: July 27, 1826 Place: Brown, OH, USA
Death: Hewitt, Eli Buckner (Male) Date: April 21, 1860 Place: Council Bluffs, IA, USA
Temple Ordinance Data: Hewitt, Eli Buckner (Male) Baptism Date: April 23, 1923
Endowment Date: April 27, 1923
Comments: Hewitt, Eli Buckner (Male)Eli was a Private in Company "A" of the Mormon Battalion.
He is also mentioned in:
Hewitt, Eli Buckner 27 Jul 1826 - 21 Apr 1860
Members of The Mormon Battalion by Susan Ward Easton. Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University, 1980. @ p.33 MEMM @ p.33
Wiggins, Marvin E. Mormons and Their Neighbors
Father: unrelated U.S. Mormon BATTALION