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Name:William Elisha Arnold
Affiliation:Class of 1853
Biography & Genealogy:William Elisha Arnold, Class of 1853: Genealogy: Born- June 14, 1830, in Franklin Co., Va. Father- James Arnold; Mother- Julia Barrow. Pat. Grandfather- John Arnold; Pat. Grandmother- Sarah (last name unknown). Mat. Grandfather- William Barrow; Mat. Grandmother- Susan (last name unknown). Married- Susan Merriwether Taliaferro; 1st child- William Elisha Arnold, Jr.; 2nd- Julia Arnold; 3rd- Kate Arnold; 4th- James Arnold; 5th- Frederick Arnold. Military Record: Civil War; LtCol, C.S.A.- Missouri 8th Military District; Quartermaster General; staff of Gen Rains. Career: Teacher, Physician. Died- Aug. 18, 1902, in Springfield, Mo. Photo of Arnold with his bride (July 1853) courtesy Wilson's Creek National Battlefield