Birth: Jun. 14, 1833 Sidney Shelby County Ohio.
Death: January 5, 1908 Lafayette Tippecanoe County Indiana.
Son of Joseph Patten Jr. (1786-1854) and Abigail Stephenson (1790-1867).
(note last name spelling Patten/Patton common on this family)
Parents moved from Bourbon County, KY to Shelby County, OH. Many siblings buried in Shelby County, OH.
Wife's: Married (first) Sarah Jane Marchant 25 Oct, 1857, she died 15 Oct 1869, buried Fontana Cemetery, Miami County, KS. Children: Alfred(1861-1922), Lorenzo(1858-1910), Ida J.((1864-?), Robert E.(1867-1953), Clarence B.(1869-?).
Married (second) Eliza J. Herring 23 Dec 1873, she died 20 May 1915, buried Mount Jackson Cemetery, Marion County, OH.
Children: Carl Eugene(1876-1960), Gertrude G.(1878-1956) Family links: Spouses: Sarah Jane Marchant Patton (1836 - 1869) Eliza Jane Herring Patton (1841 - 1915) Children: Lorenzo D.S. Patton (1858 - 1910). Alfred William Patton (1861 - 1922), Robert Edwin Patton (1867 - 1953), Clarence B. Patton (1869 - 1955).
Burial: Crown Hill National Cemetery Indianapolis Marion County Indiana.
Robert A. Patton, Age 69; Nativity Ohio; Rank Private; Service Kansas 12th., Infantry, Co.C.; Months of service 39; Pension $10. per month: Read or Write, Yes; Disability General disability.