Reuben E. GHOLSON
Husband: Reuben E. GHOLSON
Birth: Abt 1829, Hamilton Co., Illinois
Father: Wesley W. GHOLSON
Mother: Lucinda MAYBERRY
Marriage: 30 Jun 1849, Hamilton Co., Illinois
Wife: Dealpha CHYLE
Birth: Abt 1830, Illinois
1. John W. GHOLSON, b: 1857, Hamilton Co., Illinois
Reuben and Dealpha were living with his mother in 1850 and with his brother, Newton, and his family in 1860.
Reuben served with the Union forces during the Civil War. His service
Name: Reuben E. Gholson Residence: Gallatin County, Illinois
Unit # 310
Enlisted as a Private on 14 August 1862.
Enlisted in Company I, 131st Infantry Regiment, Illinois on 13 November 1862.
He also applied for a pension from his military service on 8 Apr 1865 (Application #65,420) but records don't show that one was awarded.
1) Marriage: Illinois Marriages to 1850 database (Ancestry.com)