Name: Arnold ELDER
Given Name: Arnold
Birth: 30 Jan 1810 in Washington, KY
Death: 22 Sep 1854 in Derby, Perry Co., IN of Arnold died suddenly of colic or cholera
Burial: St. Mary's Cemtery, Derby, Union Township, Perry Co., IN
Arnold Elder married first Margaret Springer on 27 Apr 1831 in Perry Co., IN.
Change Date: 18 Feb 2016 at 09:23:05
On 1 Sept 1838 Arnold received through the Vincennes, IN office a patent of land of 40 acre s at SWSE, section 28, 5S, 1W, 2nd meridian in Perry County; and on 1 Oct 1840 another 40 acr es at NWSW, section 7, 6S, 1W, 2nd meridian in Perry County.
In 1840 Arnold lived in Perry Co., IN (page 196). In 1850 Arnold Elder farmed in Union Townsh ip, Perry Co., IN (page 432). The value of his property was $1,100.00. Arnold Elder, 40, KY ; Mary, 28, IN; Mary R., 8, IN; Helen, 5, IN; George H., 2, IN; Nancy, 1, IN; also in the hou sehold were George Elder, 30, KY and Sylvester Elder, 25, KY, both boatmen.''
Arnold and his wife owned a general store on the banks of the Ohio River. Mary kept the stor e until she became nervous about Morgan's Raiders during the Civil War; she sold out and move d to Oil Creek in Perry Co . to be away from the river.
Arnold Elder Jr. married Lydia Baker on 14 Jun 1846 in Perry Co. In the 1850 Il census in Uni on Township, Perrry Co.: Arnold Elder, 26, farmer, $1500, KY; Lydia, 22, IN; Sarah C., 4, IN ; William W., 1, IN. In 1860 he lived in Cannelton Township, Perry Co. (page 964).
Father: Arnold ELDER b: 18 Apr 1783 in Frederick Co., MD
Mother: Sarah HAYDEN b: 1775/1784 in Of St. Marys Co., MD
Margaret SPRINGER b: ABT 1820 in Of IN
27 Apr 1831
in Perry Co., IN
- Note: Marriage listed on IGI on both 26th and 27 of the month in Perry Co. Not listed in the Indian a State Library marriage database.
- Sarah Ann ELDER b: 5 Sep 1832 in Derby, Union Township, Perry Co., IN
Mary HARGIS b: 24 Jul 1821 in IN c: 5 Apr 1840 in St. Augustine's Church, Perry Co., IN
10 Jun 1837
in Perry Co., IN
- Dilyly Jane ELDER b: 17 Apr 1840 in Perry Co., IN c: 17 May 1840 in St. Augustine's Church, Perry Co., IN
- Mary Rebecca ELDER b: 10 Jul 1842 in Perry Co., IN c: 14 Aug 1842 in St. Augustine's Church, Perry Co., in
- Ellen ELDER b: 20 Nov 1844 in Perry Co., IN c: 22 Dec 1844 in St. Augustine's Church, Perry Co., IN
- George Franklin (Frank) ELDER b: 21 Mar 1847 in Derby, Union Township, Perry Co., IN c: 22 Apr 1847 in St. Augustine's Church, Perry Co., IN
- Nancy Catherine ELDER b: 15 Feb 1849 in Perry Co., IN c: 25 Mar 1849 in St. Augustine's Church, Perry Co., IN
- Thomas Lafayette (Lafe) ELDER b: 20 Sep 1851 in Perry Co., IN
- Arnold Agustus ELDER b: 20 Aug 1853 in Derby, Perry Co., IN