Hiram Eli Eldridge, father of Andrew Jackson Eldridge, died a prisoner of war at the end of the Civil War. Here is a link to "Find a Grave" with information about him.http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=el...
One of Andrew's children was Eleck Henry Eldridge (not Alexander). He was my great grandfather.
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I am Louise Sweeney White, 2-17-1952 (former wife of Delbert B. White, III), mother of Cameron Clark White, b 4-2-1982, and daughter of Betty Clark Sweeney (wife of William Perkins Sweeney) b 7-14-1926. I am the sister of Sarah Sweeney Cook b 12-22-1948, died 2-09-2008 (wife of Willie Floyd Cook), buried Lexington Cemetery, Kentucky. Betty Clark Sweeney is the daughter of Flonnie Eldridge Clark (wife of Leslie Burt Clark), daughter of Eleck Henry Eldridge, son of Andrew Jackson Eldridge.