|LOCKHART, Sylvanus L.
Sylvanus married Evalina UNKNOWN about 1871 in Johnson County, Missouri. (Evalina UNKNOWN was born about 1852 in Missouri.)
1 1860 US Census (Augusta, Des Moines County, Iowa). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists D.H. Lockhart (age 53, b. PA), wife Lucretia E. (age 49, b. NY) and children Calendar I. (age 28, b. PA), Sylvannus L. (age 21, b. PA), Alexander (age 19, b. PA), Adelaide (age 18, b. PA), T. Celestia (age 16, b. PA), D. Ellis (age 11, b. PA) and Anasa (age 8, b. OH), living in Augusta, Iowa. Also in the household are Ida Lockhart (age 16, b. PA) [prob. twin to Celestia]; Calender's family, Mrs. Mary Lockhart (age 28, b. OH), Ella Lockhart (age 5, b. WI), Kate (age 3, b. IA), Ada (age 1, b. IA); and Patrick Welch (age 50, b. PA), whose relationship to the family is unclear. D.H. is listed as a "farmer."
U.S. Civil War (Plattsmouth, Nebraska). Surety: 4. Name: Sylvanus L Lockhart
Residence: Plattsmouth, Nebraska
Enlistment Date: 22 November 1862
Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
Side Served: Union
State Served: Nebraska
Unit Numbers: 1184 1184
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 22 November 1862 at the age of 23
Enlisted in Company H, 2nd Cavalry Regiment Nebraska on 13 December 1862.
Mustered out Company H, 2nd Cavalry Regiment Nebraska on 23 December 1863
1890 US Census Veterans Schedule (Centerview, Johnson County, Missouri). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Name: Sylvanus Lockhart
Residence: Centerview, Johnson County, Missouri
Name of Regiment: 53rd Ohio Infantry
4 1880 US Census (Hazel Hill, Johnson County, Missouri). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Sylvanus [spelled Sylvenis] Lockhart [spelled Lockard] (age 33 [erroneous], b. OH [erroneous, info prob. provided by spouse]), wife Evalina (age 27, b. KY) and children Mary A. (age 7, b. MO), Ivy A. (age 5, b. MO) and S.H. [son] (age 3, b. MO), living in Hazel Hill, Missouri. Sylvanus is listed as a "farmer," and no birthplaces are listed for his parents. Evalina indicates that her father was born in Kentucky and her mother in Missouri.