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Boston Custer
Birth: Oct. 31, 1848
New Rumley
Harrison County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1876
Little Big Horn Battle Site
Big Horn County
Montana, USA

Younger brother of General George Armstrong Custer and Captain Thomas Custer of the 7th U.S. Cavalry. Participated with his brothers in the Little Big Horn Campaign as a civilian packer. On June 25, 1876 left the pack train to join his brother's battalion of the 7th Cavalry and perished with his brothers George and Thomas, nephew Harry "Autie" Reed and brother-in-law Lt. James C. Calhoun. (bio by: Steve Dunn) 
 
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 Parents:
  Emanuel Henry Custer (1806 - 1892)
  Maria Ward Custer (1807 - 1882)
 
 Siblings:
  Lydia Ann Kirkpatrick Reed (1825 - 1906)**
  Brice W. Custer (1831 - 1904)**
  John A. Custer (1833 - 1836)**
  James Custer (1836 - 1837)*
  Samuel Custer (1838 - 1839)*
  George Armstrong Custer (1839 - 1876)*
  Nevin Johnson Custer (1842 - 1915)*
  Thomas Ward Custer (1845 - 1876)*
  Boston Custer (1848 - 1876)
  Margaret Emma Custer Calhoun Maugham (1852 - 1910)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Woodland Cemetery
Monroe
Monroe County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Custer Family Plot
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Steve Dunn
Record added: Feb 04, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7147125
Boston Custer
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Boston Custer
Added by: Steve Dunn
 
Boston Custer
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