1890 Vet Census, roll #101, TX, Hays Co., Dripping Springs, precincts 3&4. House 119, Family 123, Andrew J. Malott, Private, Co. H, 153rd Indiana Infantry. His military record states he mustered in at Indianapolis, IN Feb. 21, 1865, born in Brown Co., OH; age 35 yrs; occupation, farmer; enlisted from Wabash Co., IN for 1 yr.; Hazel eyes; black hair; dark complexion; 6ft 2 1/2 inches tall.You might want to obtain his pension papers from the National Archives in DC. Andrew J. also went by the name of Leander J.He is found in the 1880 census in Parker Co., TX as L.J. Mellott, age 55, farmer, b. Ohio with a son, J.W. Mellott, age 2, b. TX. If this is your ancestor, I have more info for you.