NameEbenezer FISCUS
Birth22 Jun 1840, Indiana, U.S.A.
Death18 Oct 1926, Arney, Indiana
Burial19 Oct 1926, Dutch Bethel Cemetery, Freedom, Owens County, Indiana
OccupationFarmer
FatherJacob FISCUS (1805-1895)
MotherJane BOWEN (1815-1894)
Spouses
Birthabt 1848, Indiana, U.S.A.
Death14 Apr 1926
Marriage23 Jun 1867, Owen County, Indiana
Notes for Ebenezer FISCUS
In the 1850 US Census Jefferson Township, Owen County, Indiana.
Jacob Fiscus, age 46, farmer, value of real estate $1500, born North Carolina, attended school 2 months in the year [Anther farmer on the same page also attended for 2 months.]
Jane Fiscus, age 36, born Ohio.
John Fiscus, age 16, farmer, born Indiana.
Katharine Fiscus, age 14, born Indiana.
Mary J. Fiscus, age 12, born Indiana
Aaron Fiscus, age 11, born Indiana.
Ebenezer Fiscus, age 9, born Indiana.
Jacob Fiscus, age 8, born Indiana.
Martha Fiscus, age 6, born Indiana.
Eveline Fiscus, age 3, born Indiana.
Matilda Fiscus, age 1, born Indiana
Mahala Fiscus, age 7 months, born Indiana.

In the 1860 US Census Jefferson Township, Owen County, Carolina.
Jacob Fiscus, age 56, farmer, value of real estate $2000, personal estate $500, born North Carolina.
Jane Fiscus, age 46, Domestic, born Ohio.
Aaron Fiscus, age 21, farm laborer, born Indiana.
Ebenezer Fiscus, age 20, arm laborer, born Indiana.
Jacob Fiscus, age 19, arm laborer, born Indiana.
Martha E. Fiscus, age 15, born Indiana.
Eveline Fiscus, age 12, born Indiana.
Matilda Fiscus, age 10, born Indiana.
Marey [Marcy?, Mahala?] Fiscus, age 9, born Indiana.
Ruth Fiscus, age 8, born Indiana.
Henry A? Fiscus, age 6, born Indiana.
Rachel A. Fiscus, age 1 born Indiana.

In the 1880 US Census Jefferson Township, Owen County, Indiana.
Jacob Fiscus, age 75, married, farmer, cannot read, cannot write, born North Carolina, parents born North Carolina.
Wife Jane Fiscus, keeping house, cannot write, born Ohio, parents born Ohio.
[Also on the same page.]
Henry N. Fiscus, age 26, farmer, born Indiana, father born North Carolina, mother born Ohio.
Wife Sarah J. Fiscus, age 23, keeping house, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
Daughter Rosie Fiscus, age 3, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
Uncle Benton Bowen, age 39, works on farm, born Indiana, parents born Ohio.
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Ebenezer Fiscus, age 39, farmer, born Indiana, father born North Carolina, mother born Ohio.
Wife Marilda Fiscus, age 32, keeping house, born Indiana, parents born North Carolina.
Daughter Sarah B. Fiscus, age 9, attending school, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
Daughter Jennie Fiscus, age 6, attending school, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
Son Morton C. Fiscus, age 4, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
Daughter Elizabeth Fiscus, age 2, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
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Abraham Fiscus, age 70, farmer, born North Carolina, parents born Carolina.
Wife Evaline Fiscus, age 56, keeping house, born Kentucky, parents born is left blank.
Son Aaron A. Fiscus, age age 22, farmer, born Indiana, father born North Carolina, mother born Kentucky.
Daughter Emma Fiscus, age 18, at home, born Indiana, father born North Carolina, mother born Kentucky.
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Jacob J. Fiscus, age 38, farmer, born Indiana, father born North Carolina, mother born Ohio.
Wife Spake Fiscus, age 33, keeping house, born Indiana, parents born left blank.
Son George M. Fiscus, age 14, at home, attending school, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
Son Louis Fiscus, age 11, at home attending school, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
Son Clarance E. Fiscus, age 9, at home, attending school, born Indiana, parents born Indiana.
[end of 1880 census]

Indiana Death Certificates
Worthington Jefferson Township, Indiana
Ebenezer Fiscus, widowed, born June 22, 1840, Indiana, farmer
Died October 18, 1926, aged 86 years 3 months 26 days, of dysentry
Wife Marilda Fiscus
Father Jacob Fiscus born North Carolina
Mother Jane Bowen born North America
Informant James Fiscus of Freedom, Indiana
Buried October 19, 1926 Dutch Bethel Cemetery

From a photo by Janabeth Trace on ancestry.com
Newspaper Clipping - unknown paper and date
Ebenezer Fiscus Dead
Well Known Citizen, Veteran of the Civil War, Dies at Home of Relative - Funeral October 19.
Ebenezer Fiscus, 86 years old, a veteran of the Civil War and for most of his life a resident of Owen county, died Oct. 18 at the home of Jud Fiscus following a short illness. He was at the Jud Fiscus home on a visit when he became ill. He had, however, been in failing health for some time.
He was a man of unquestioned integrity and stood high in the esteem of his acquaintances. He gave his best years in the service of his country in the Civil war and his later years the memories of his army service were precious to him. He enjoyed mingling with his old comrades and talking over the days of camp and campaign.
Mr. Fiscus was always of a jolly disposition looked at the bright side of life and always had a good work for everyone.
Following the death of his wife last spring he had made his home among his children. Funeral services conducted by Rev. W. S. Hastings were held at Dutch Bethel church, Oct. 19 and the crowd that attended testified to the high standing of Mr. Fiscus in that neighborhood. The following obituary was read at the service.
Ebenezer Fiscus was born June 22, 1840 and departed this life at the home of Jud Fiscus, near Arney, October 18th., 1926, aged 86 years, 3 months and 26 days. He enlisted in the 59th Indiana Volunteers Oct. 10th., 1861 and served his country until April 1st. 1865 when he received his discharge.
In June 1866 [should be 1867], he was united in marriage to Marilda Hauser, who departed this life April 14th. 1926. To this union were born nine children [actually 10] as follows: Rhoda (deceased), Sarah I., Jennie, Morton, Calvin, Lizzie, James A., Benjamin H., Ira Chase and Sherman T. Fiscus. He leaves eight children, twenty-three grandchildren, five great grandchildren and a host of friends.
Ebenezer Fiscus was a son of Jacob and Jane Fiscus, a pioneer family of this county. Of his family of thirteen children, three brothers and one sister are still living. Mr. Fiscus was a good citizen and neighbor and will be greatly missed in the community where he lived for so many years.
Notes for Marilda (Spouse 1)
Indiana Marriage Index
Ebenezer Fiscus and Marilda Hauser, married June 23, 1867, Owen County, Indiana
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