Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Lakes in:
 • Glenwood Cemetery
 • Oneonta
 • Otsego County
 • New York
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Sgt Philetus Lake
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Dec. 30, 1842
Greenville
Greene County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 21, 1907
Oneonta
Otsego County
New York, USA

Philetus Lake at age 21 enlisted August 19, 1862 with the Co. K, 120th N.Y. Volunteer Infantry Regiment at Greenville, Greene Co., N.Y.. Wounded in hip and shoulder in front of Petersburg June 16, 1864. He was promoted to First Sergeant on April 1, 1865, then discharged on June 3, 1865.

C.O.D. - Apoplexy (atheroma of the arteries)

OBITUARY
THE STAR
ONEONTA, OTSEGO CO., N.Y.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, 1907
Pg. 6

DEATHS
Philetus Lake - The body of the late Philetus Lake, who died suddenly at his home in Schenectady on Monday, will be brought to Oneonta on the 12:41 p.m. train today, and the funeral services will be held at Methodist Episcopal church at 1 o'clock with interment at Glenwood cemetery.
Mr. Lake came to Oneonta from Stamford in 1888, and remained in the employ of the D & H company, as carpenter, since the time until a year ago, when he removed to Schenectady, where he has since worked his trade. Mr. Lake was born in 1842 and was married in 1870 to Anna Totten, who with two sons, Eugene and Claude Lake, both residing in Schenectady, survive him.
Mr. Lake was a veteran of the Civil War, surviving throughout the war as a member of Company K, 120th New York volunteers. He was a member of E. D. Farmer post, No. 119, G. A. R., and well known in Oneonta and made numerous friends during his long residence here.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Joseph Lake (1797 - 1882)
  Mary Abrams Lake (1805 - 1889)
 
 Spouse:
  Anna Mirinda Totten Lake (1848 - 1914)*
 
 Children:
  Eugene Lake (1872 - 1923)*
  Claude Lake (1874 - 1928)*
  Pearl C. Lake (1882 - 1892)*
 
 Sibling:
  Julia Ann Lake Bogardus (1834 - 1913)*
  Philetus Lake (1842 - 1907)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Oneonta
Otsego County
New York, USA
Plot: Sec. 5, Lot 105
 
Created by: Gary Abrams
Record added: Mar 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67683201
Sgt Philetus Lake
Added by: Gary Abrams
 
Sgt Philetus Lake
Added by: Gary Abrams
 
Sgt Philetus Lake
Added by: Gary Abrams
 
 
There is 1 more photo not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Thank you for your service to our country.
- Gary Abrams
 Added: Mar. 30, 2011
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service UPDATED