Source: Crawfordsville Weekly Journal, 21 December 1894
Elza Byrd, an old citizen, died Monday at his home southeast of Whitesville. The funeral occurred Wednesday. Mr. Byrd served through the war in Company B, 44th Indiana Volunteers.
~~ Whitesville Items -- Mr. Byrd died at his home, one-half mile south of here, Monday at 3 o'clock of brain trouble. Interment at Harshbarger cemetery on Wednesday - thanks to Kim H