About Absalom H Eiland:
Eiland, Absalom (also Eisland, A. H.),
Pvt. 2nd Co. M, 12th La. Inf. En. Feb. 12, 1862, Camp Carondelet.
on Roll of Prisoners of War,
Captured at Huntsville, Ala., April 11, 1862.
Sent to Camp Chase,
Ohio, and exchanged Aug. 25, 1862.
Rolls from Sept. to Dec., 1862, Present.
Roll for May and
June, 1863, Absent,
wounded in action at Bakers Creek.
On Roll of Prisoners of War, Captured and
paroled at Vicksburg, Miss., July 4, 1863.
Rolls from May to Aug., 1864, Absent.
Captured at Vicksburg,
July 4, 1863.
Now on parole in Jackson Par., La.
1870 census Ward 3, Jackson Parish, La
H Eiland, M, 29, Al
T C Eiland, F, 56, Ga
V M Eiland, M, 31, Ga
1880 census 3rd Ward,
A. H. EILAND Self , S , Male , W , 39 , AL , GA , GA , Farmer
C. EILAND Mother , W , Female , W , 64 , GA , SC , GA , Keeping House
1910 United States
Home in 1910: Police Jury Ward 3, Jackson, Louisiana
Absalom H Eiland 68
E Eiland 53
Mrs Eliza E Sims 72