Eugene S. Judkins, Private, Co. E, 175th Ohio Infantry, US

1845

  • December 9: Eugene St. Claire Judkins was born in Highland County Ohio to Robert and Anna Judkins.

1850

  • August 14: The United States Federal Census taken in Fairfield, Highland County, Ohio shows 5 year old Eugene living with his parents and siblings. His father, Robert, is a physician.

1860

  • July 7:  The United States Federal Census taken in Fairfield, Highland County, Ohio shows 15 year old Eugene living with his parents and siblings. His father, Robert, is a physician.

1861

  • Attending Wesleyan University at Delaware when his studies were interrupted by the outbreak of the civil war.

1864

  • August 3: Enlisted in the US Army.175th Ohio Infantry. (18 years old at date of enlistment)
  • September 16: Mustered into Company E, 175th Ohio.
  • November 30: Fought in the Battle of Franklin.

1865

  • June 27: Mustered out of the US Army in Nashville, Tennessee.
  • Began studying medicine under his Uncle Dr. Jesse P. Judkins of Cincinnati.  

1870

  • June 28: The United States Federal Census taken in Fairfield, Highland County, Ohio shows Eugene, a student, living with his widowed mother and younger sister.
  • Graduated from Miami Medical College at Cincinnati.

1880

  • October 4:  Eugene married Mary Amanda Savage.

1882

  • August 9: Highland Weekly News

  • November 8: Highland Weekly News

1900

  • June 2:  The United States Federal Census taken in New Lexington, Highland County, Ohio shows Eugene, a physician, and Mary living with their 13 year old son Robert.

1910

  • April 15: The United States Federal Census taken in Fairfield, Highland County, Ohio shows Eugene, a physician, and Mary living with their adult son Robert.

1911

  • June 6: Eugene dies in Cincinnati, Ohio. He is buried in the Sugar Grove Cemetery in Clinton County, Ohio.

***Eugene was a member of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, a Mason and an esteemed comrade of the Grand Army of the Republic.***