Cahill, Enos

Oregon City Enterprise, September 12, 1913

For four years, treasurer of Clackamas county, Enos Cahill died at his late residence, 80 East Sixty-eighth street north in Portland, at the age of 67 years, nine months, 12 days.

He was prominent for many years in the political life of the county and served as county treasurer for two terms, beginning in 1901. He is survived by his daughter, Mrs. C. A. Clarks of Delta, Utah; Charles Cahill, of Oregon City, and Mrs. H. M. Long of Portland.

The funeral services will be held at the First Methodist church here Tuesday at 2 o’clock. Rev. T. B. Ford, officiating. The Masons and the Meade Post, G. A. R. will have charge of the services in Mountain View cemetery.

Morning Oregonian, Tuesday, September 9, 1913
Funeral of Enos Cahill Will Be Held at Oregon City Today.

Enos Cahill, a Clackamas County pioneer, ex-Treasurer and veteran of the Civil War, died Sunday at his home at 80 East Sixty-eighth street North, aged 68 years. The funeral will be conducted at the Oregon City Methodist Church at 2 o’clock today, Rev. Thomas B. Ford officiating.

Mr. Cahill was born in Ohio November 25, 1845 and came to Clackamas County, Oregon, 40 years ago, where he secured a donation land claim. He became well known in the county and served two terms as County Treasurer. January 5, 1862 he enlisted in the Eightieth Ohio Infantry and was discharged from the service August 25, 1865. He was married to Miss Millie Ray in 1877, in Washington County, and she died in 1898. Three children survive – Mrs. C. A. Clarks, of Utah; Charles Cahill, of Oregon City, and Mrs. H. M. Long, of Portland.


Civil War Pension Index: Cahill, Enos
I & F, 80th Ohio Infantry
1892 Oct 21, Invalid, Application: 931132, Certificate: 937671, Oregon

Name: Enos Cahill
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Ohio
Regiment: 80th Regiment, Ohio Infantry
Company: I, F
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Corporal
Film Number: M552 roll 16

Name: Enos Cahill
Age at Enlistment: 19
Enlistment Date: 5 Jan 1862
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Ohio
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company I, Ohio 80th Infantry Regiment on 13 Feb 1862. Promoted to Full Corporal on 23 May 1865. Mustered out on 13 Aug 1865 at Little Rock, AR.
Birth Date: abt 1843
Death Date: 7 Sep 1913
Death Place: Clackamas County, Oregon
Sources: Official Roster of the Soldiers of the State of Ohio, Research by Harold Slavik


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