Newcomb, James B.
Age: 21, credited to VermontVITALS
Birth: abt 1846, VermontADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None NotedDESCENDANTS
Died in Seattle, WA
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TO Bury Civil War Veteran on Monday
Funeral services for James B. Newcomb, 77, who died Wednesday at Seattle General Hospital, will be held Monday at 2 p. m. at Bonney Watson under the direction of the Nile Temple Shriners.
Newcomb, born in Vermont in 1844, served in the Civil War with the Vermont Volunteers. He went to Alaska in ‘98 and remained there until 1908, when he returned to Seattle and purchased the Bay State House, 23301/2 First Ave.
He is survived by two sons, William Newcomb of Schenectady, N. Y., and Samuel Newcomb of Saranac, N. Y., and three daughters, Mrs. Bertha Whitcare, Grand Mound, Wash, and Mrs. Alice Smith and Mrs. Ella Scott of Seattle.
Seattle Star, December 23, 1921
Courtesy of Deanna French