Ancestors of Dennis and Marie Eltz Sutton
Birth: Abt 1831 - New Jersey
Death: 30 Oct 1864 - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Burial: 30 Oct 1864 - Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee
Cause of Death:
Father: Peter Niper
Spouses and Children
1. *Nancy Ellen Sutton
Marriage: 24 Sep 1853 - Danville, Independence Township, Warren County, New Jersey 5553
1. Sarah E. Niper
2. Francis Ann Niper
3. Catherine M. Niper
died in Adams (Reginmental) Hospital.
buried in Memphis National Cemetery, Section H, Site 4055.
Peter Nipe, father, obtained guardianship of son Henry's daughters Sarah Elizabeth and Catharine following Henry's death in the Civil War. He received pension payments for the daughters of $8 per month starting October 31, 1864; $12 per month starting July 25, 1866; and $10 per month from September 1, 1871 to May 1, 1875 (payments for each daughter ended when they became 16 years old). Ref: Civil War pension application file, certificate 87772, application 109.004, box 32535.