Age: 44, credited to Vergennes, VTVITALS
Birth: 1820, Watervliet, NYADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
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William Carasaw, for many years a resident of Vergennes, Vt., died on the 17th ult., suddenly, of heart disease, aged 66 years. He served through the war in Co. A, 26th NY Vols. [US Colored Troops] He was formerly a resident of North Elba, N.Y., and it is said, was one of those placed upon the John Brown tract by Gerrit Smith.
Plattsburgh [NY] Sentinel, Oct. 1, 1886.
Contributed by Greg Furness, Mineville, NY.
Note from Greg about William's tombstone: 3rd row in from Rte 22A fence, vicinity of Flagpole & middle set of stone gate pillars. Old, cast iron "Post 3, G.A.R." star marker by stone. [ Ethan Allen Post 3, Vergennes ]
See also - Civil War Photos: William Carasaw.