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Pvt Stewart Altemus
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1837
Monroe County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 5, 1909
Easton
Northampton County
Pennsylvania, USA

Easton Express Dec. 6, 1909 p. 5

Stewart Altemus, a veteran of the Civil War, died at 3:30 Sunday morning at his home, 202 Wolf Street, near the Easton Hospital. A complication of ailments, with which he had been suffering for some time, occasioned his death. The deceased was in the 73d year of his age. He was a native of Monroe County, but had been a resident of Easton during the past 50 years.

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During the Civil War he enlisted in Company G, 38th Pennsylvania Emergency regiment. He was a member of Lafayette Post No. 217, G.A.R., and Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church.

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The original spelling of the surname Altemus is Aldomus. The name was also spelled Altomus, Altimus and Altemose. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Peter Altemus (1812 - 1867)
 
 Spouse:
  Angelina Frey Altemus (1838 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  George Stewart Altemus (1864 - 1934)*
  Harry Altemus (1867 - 1876)*
  Flora 'Sapp' Altemus Blundon (1869 - 1962)*
  William H Altemus (1871 - 1920)*
  Howard Bellis Altemus (1876 - 1919)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
CIVIL WAR VETERAN
 
Note: MY MATERNAL GR-GRANDFATHER X3
 
Burial:
Easton Heights Cemetery
Easton
Northampton County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section E, Lot 25 North
 
Maintained by: Harry's Daughter
Originally Created by: Rich H.
Record added: Feb 06, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84592107
Pvt Stewart Altemus
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Pvt Stewart Altemus
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