Pension Record of
Elias J. Kinkade
submitted by Tamara Kinkaide
STATE OF INDIANA -WARRICK COUNTY
PETITION :INCREASE OF INVALID PENSION
On this the 12th day of June 1879
Before me the clerk of circuit court Warrick County state of Indiana
Personally appeared ELIAS J KINKADE a resident of Warrick County Aged 26 years who being by me first duly sworn declares that he the same person in whose favor a certificate of pension was issued on the first day of February 1873 NO:217139 by the secretary of interior at the rate of four dollars per month and which pension has been paid to him to the Fourth day of June 1879 at Indianapolis agency in the state of Indiana.
That the disability for which the said pensioner was allowed was caused by a gun shot wound in the right shoulder while in the line of duty as a private in Company B in the 42nd regiment of Indiana Volunteers in the war with the rebellion and was graduated for one half disability from manual labor, That said disability has since increased to such an extent that it renders him wholy unable to perform manual labor he makes this declaration for the purpose of obtaining an increase of his pension corresponding with the increase of his disability.
SIGNED: ELIAS J KINKADE
Sworn to and subscribed before me Clerk of the Warrick Circuit Court
on the day The 12th of June
I hereby certify that I have no interest whatever in the foregoing claim.
SEAL OF INDIANA
A J HONEYCUTT
Warrick Circuit Clerk
INCREASE INVALID PENSION CLAIM : REJECTED
AUGUST 18 1879
ELIAS J KINKADE c/o D B MILLER
BOONVILLE, WARRICK COUNTY STATE OF INDIANA
ELIAS J KINKADE
Private Co B 42nd IND VOL
Disabled by gunshot wound right shoulder
Resident living in Spencer County Indiana
Submitted AUG 12 1879
Reviewed AUG 18 1979
Discharged FEB 28 1865
Original Application MAR 6 1865 Received $ 4.
Reduced SEPT 4 1867 $2.
Increase allowable JULY 1 1873
Increase Application JUNE 16 1879
For GUN SHOT WOUND RIGHT SHOULDER-INCREASED DISABILITY
Battle of DALLAS GEORGIA
Certificate surrendered AUG 1 1879 last paid $ 4.
CLAIM REJECTED AUGUST 18 1879
J M JONES-REVIEWER STATE OF INDIANA
Elias J Kinkade b.1834 Sumner Co TN d.Oct 19 1883 Spencer Co Ind
The son of DAVID KINCADE & SARAH MCWHIRTER
Elias J KINKADE marries Rebecca Roberts b.1837 d.1917 Ind
Sept 1 1867 Spencer Co Indiana
E.J Kinkead is buried Spencer County IN at Shiloh Cemetery,
Inscription No Dates CO B 42ND IND INF
Enlistement Spencer Co Ind Oct 30 1861,
Reenlisted Jan 7 1864 Chatanooga TN.
Discharged Feb 28 1965
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