Bio: Civil War
Vets at King, WI home
Contact: Lani Bartelt
From Caroline Andler, Brothertown Indian Nation Genealogist to Lani Bartelt
Descendants of Elias Shelley
Generation No. 1
1. ELIAS3 SHELLEY (SIMEON2, UNKNOWN1)1,2 was born 1839 in Marshall, Oneida Co., NY, and died 26 Nov 1896 in Wisconsin Veterans Home, King, Waupaca Co., WI. He married PERMELIA ANN FOWLER, daughter of HEZEKIAH FOWLER and FANNY SKEESUCK. She was born 24 Mar 1838 in Brothertown, Calumet Co., WI, and died 12 Mar 1910 in Brothertown, Calumet Co., WI.
Notes for ELIAS SHELLEY:
At the age of 22, Elias enlisted in Co A 3rd Wis Inf and was wounded in the chest during the battle of Chancellorsville, Virginia in May of 1863. He reenlisted in December 1863 and was promoted to Corporal in May of 1865. In the census enumeration of 1880, Elias is listed as still living at Brothertown Wisconsin.
U.S. National Homes for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, 1866-1938
Name: Elias Shelly
Birth Year: abt 1841
Keyed Birth Location: New York
Birth State: New York
Admitted Year: 1889
Age at Admission: 48
Branch: Northwestern Branch
1860 - Federal - Wisconsin - Calumet County, Brothertown
Elias Shelly age 21 Indian born in NY
Laura 17 indian born in WI
1870 - Federal - Wisconsin - Calumet County, Town of Brothertown Page 14
Line 133/137 Shelly, Lyman age 38 Indian $1000 born in NY Blind
Shelly, Elias age 31 Indian born in NY
Wisconsin Census, 1820-90
about Elias Shelley
Name: Elias Shelley
County: Calumet County
Township: E.D. 44 Chilton
Database: WI 1890 Veterans Schedule
1890 Veterans Schedules
Re enlisted Veteran
Veteran's Name: Elias Shelley
Home in 1890 (Township, County, State): Chilton, Calumet, Wisconsin
Year enlisted: 10 July 1861
Year discharged: 18 July 1865 Length of service.
Regiment: 3 Wis Inf
Length of service: 4 years 2 months
Wounded in action - shot in left hand
U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006
about Elias Shelly
Name: Elias Shelly
Service Info.: PVT INFANTRY CIVIL WAR
Birth Date: 1 Jan 1838
Death Date: 26 Nov 1896
Cemetery: Central Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Cemetery Address: Wisconsin Veterans Home N2665, Highway Qq King, WI 54946
Buried At: Section 1 Row 3 Site 11
Notes for PERMELIA ANN FOWLER:
----Source: Records Relating to the Kansas Claims of the New York Indians,
application #726, filed by Pamela Ann (Fowler) Shelley in 1901.
Union Cemetery, Brothertown, WI - Tombstone
CROSSLEY, Permelia Ann Mar 24, 1838 - Mar 12, 1910
David 1856 - 1858
John 1830 - 1874
Alfred 1851 - 1856
Funeral card in possession of Lai Bartelt
Permelia Ann Shelley
Born March 24, 1838
Died March 12, 1910
Age 71 yrs. - 11 mos. - 18 days.
1. Ancestry.com, 1870 United States Federal Census, Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003, Online publication - Ancestry.com. 1870 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2003.Original data - 1870. United States. Ninth Census of the United States, 1870. Washington, D.C. National Archives and Records Administration. M593, RG29, 1,761 rolls. Minnesota. Minnesota Census Schedules for 1870. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration. T132, RG29, 13 rolls. Brothertown, Calumet, Wisconsin, post office New Holstein, roll 1704, page 175, image 350.
2. Ancestry.com, 1860 United States Federal Census, Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2004, Online
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