ELDRIDGE: Anna H. dtr of John M. and Mary Ann ADAMS ELDRIDGE dies in childbirth
She was born in 1839 (no date) in Gloucester County, New Jersey. She came to Davenport with her parents as an infant.
She married William PARMELE on 26 Dec 1860 in Davenport. He was born on a farm near Davenport, son of Moses William and Laura TREET PARMELE. William served in the Civil War as a musician in the same company, Co. D, 20th Reg., Iowa Infantry that mustered in Davenport, with Charles Asher, husband of Sarah ELDRIDGE, her cousin.
Anna died in childbirth 4 March 1863 at age 24 years. She is buried with her child, Willie, on her father's plot in Davenport's Oakdale Cemetery.(see Find-a-Grave).