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Martha Sever
Birth: Mar. 4, 1839
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 13, 1864
Burlington County
New Jersey, USA

Civil War--Nurse (RN?)
Martha Sever joined the Union Forces in 1861 serving as a volunteer nurse in the Union Army. She served for three years before her death of influenza in 1864. Martha Sever was the only woman from Massachusetts to die in service to our country during the Civil War. The Kingston Grand Army Republic Post Number 154, in Kingston, Massachusetts, was named in her honor.
Martha Sever
Massachusetts, Deaths
Name: Martha Sever
Event Type: Death
Event Date: 13 Nov 1864
Event Place: Beverly, New Jersey
Residence Place: Kingston, Massachusetts
Gender: Female
Age: 25
Marital Status: Single
Birthplace: Kingston
Birth Year (Estimated): 1839
Father's Name: John Sever
Father's Birthplace: Kingston
Mother's Name: Anna D. Gana
Mother's Birthplace: Charleston 
Family links: 
  John Sever (1793 - 1855)
  Anna Dana Sever (1801 - 1864)
Evergreen Cemetery
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Sever
Created by: Mayflower Pilgrim 332
Record added: Jul 25, 2009
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Martha Sever
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Martha Sever
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