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Watson, David Mark


Age: 0, credited to Vermont
Unit(s): 142nd NY INF
Service: 142nd NY INF

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Birth: 01/10/1824, Unknown
Death: 12/11/1905

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 54117298


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None


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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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David M. Watson died suddenly at his home, 61 Front Street, Monday morning, of heart failure. Mr. Watson had also suffered some time with gastritis. He went out to get some coal, and not returning, his wife sought him, and found him in a sitting posture, just expiring. Mr. Watson was almost 62 years of age, and a native of Milton. He was a carpenter by occupation, and had resided in this city for many years. He was a veteran of the Civil War, a member of the G.A.R., and the Carpenters Union.

The funeral will be held from the home on Front Street this morning, with interment in Lakeview cemetery.

Mr. Watson leaves, besides his wife, one daughter, Mrs. J. C. Flint, of this city, three sisters, Mrs. Loren Drake, of Nicholville, N. Y., Mrs. B. M. Mills, of Burlington, and Mrs. Martin Smith, of Moria, N.Y., and two brothers, William Watson, of Marcy, N.Y., and George Watson, of Charlestown, Mass.

Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, Dec. 14, 1905
Courtesy of Deanna French

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