Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Home Resident

Elam A. Skivers

Admission Date: March 14, 1896 - age 52

Residence: Kenney, DeWitt County, Illinois

Birth: December 4, 1843, Arkansas

Service: Civil War, 1st Illinois Light Artillery, Co. F, rank not given

Disability: Loss of portion of right hand by buzz saw

Pension: $6.00 per month, # 997495

Death: March 16, 1922, in hospital

Family Members: John P. Skivers, son

Doctor: Dr. E. B. Montgomery, Surgeon

Occupation: Farmer

Notes: Elam's last effects were sent to his daughter-in-law, Nettie Skivers in, Springfield, Illinois.

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