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David Howard Graham
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Birth: Apr. 26, 1842
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 5, 1902
Locke Mills
Mifflin County
Pennsylvania, USA

David was a son of John H. Graham and Lydia Devor. In 1860 he was a laborer living in Hopewell Township, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania.

He stood 5' 9" tall and had dark hair and gray eyes when he enlisted in the Army at Chambersburg on September 28, 1861. He was then mustered into federal service at Camp Wilkins, Pittsburgh on October 14 as a Private with Company D, 77th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry. He was detailed to the brigade blacksmith shop during December 1861. David was transferred to Company B, 2nd Battalion, Pioneer Brigade effective November 25, 1862, and was honorably discharged at Rome, Georgia on October 13, 1864 after three years of service.

David married Ellen Elizabeth Gutshall on June 10, 1867 in Perry County, Pennsylvania. He was the father of thirteen children:
--Minnie Susan (b. July 6, 1866 - married Edward Seymour Benney),
--Annie B. (b. about 1867),
--Lillian Margaret (b. March 25, 1868),
--Margaret Sadia (b. about 1869),
--Annie Mae (b. February 28, 1871, d. April 25, 1871),
--Adda Jane (b. September 26, 1872),
--Sarah J. (b. June 12, 1874),
--Solomon Herbert (b. February 2, 1878),
--John Frederick (b. December 20, 1878),
--Ella Grace (b. January 7, 1880),
--Luther Jacob (b. October 3, 1882),
--Isaac Neff (b. January 25, 1889), and
--Mary Alma (b. December 11, 1886, d. September 11, 1887).

David died at the age of 59 Years, 9 Months and 10 Days.

*Biography information courtesy of Dennis Brandt.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Ellen Elizabeth Gutshall Graham (1845 - 1900)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Alma Graham (1886 - 1887)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blain Union Cemetery
Blain
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Allen Monasmith
Record added: Sep 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77201985
David Howard Graham
Added by: Beth Quigley O'Brien
 
David Howard Graham
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- Allen Monasmith
 Added: Aug. 8, 2013
 
 
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