Person:Eli Ross (2)

Eli J. Ross
b.abt 1844
Facts and Events
Name[1] Eli J. Ross
Alt Name Elijah J. Ross
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1844
Death[1] 30 May 1864 Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States
Burial? Knoxville National Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United Statesgrave 983

Although the name is shown as "Elijah" and date of death is listed as April 5 on the tombstone, there are no other Eli or Elijah Rosses in Company D. Differences in dates of death between the Official Roster and tombstones in various national cemeteries have been noted with several members of 1st Ohio Heavy Artillery.

Civil War Service


  • No widow or parents' pension application found
  • Source: 2
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Foraker, J.B; H.A. Axline; and J.S. Robinson. Official roster of the soldiers of the state of Ohio in the War of the Rebellion, 1861-1866. (Akron [Ohio]: Werner Co., 1886-1895).
  2.   United States. Veterans Administration. Organization index to pension files of veterans who served between 1861 and 1900- [1917]. (Washington, District of Columbia: The National Archives, 1949).