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Capt Thomas F. Longaker
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Birth: Feb., 1840
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 21, 1917
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA

1917-02-22; Paper: Philadelphia Inquirer
"CAPT. THOMAS F. LONGAKER
After an illness of three weeks, Captain Thomas F. Longaker, a Civil War veteran and clerk in the Electrical Bureau, died yesterday at his home, 720 N. Fortieth street. He was 79 years old and is survived by two brothers and a daughter, Miss Mae Longaker. He was born in Montgomery county in 1837 and served through the Civil War. Captain Longaker was wounded at the battle of Fredericksburg and was a company commander in the Seventy-second Pennsylvania Volunteer Regiment. He was a member of the G. A. R. Post, No. 21."

1917-02-22; Paper: Philadelphia Inquirer
"LONGAKER - Feb. 21, THOMAS F. LONGAKER, aged 79 years. Relatives and friends, also Coutland Saunders Post, No. 21, G. A. R., and 72d Regt. Pa. Vols., invited to services, Sat., 2 P. M., 720 N. 40th st. Int. Private, West Laurel Hill Cem. Please omit flowers."

1880 US Census, Philadelphia
LONGAKER, Thomas F., 40y, born PA, can manufacturer
LONGAKER, Isabel C., 36y, born PA, wife
LONGAKER, Maude C., 12y, born PA, daughter, attending school
LONGAKER, May T., 9y, born PA, daughter, attending school

1900 US Census, Philadelphia, 24th Ward, gov't clerk
LONGAKER, Thos F, born Feb 1840, PA, widowed
LONGAKER, Maude, born Oct 1868, PA, daughter
LONGAKER, Mae T, born Feb 1871, PA, daughter, teacher 
 
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 Spouse:
  Isabella C. Longaker (1838 - 1896)
 
 Children:
  Maud Chase Longaker (____ - 1913)*
  Mae T. Longaker (____ - 1948)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West Laurel Hill Cemetery
Bala Cynwyd
Montgomery County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Philadelphia 607
 
Maintained by: Mary Harrell-Sesniak
Originally Created by: Meges
Record added: Apr 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89383641
Capt Thomas F. Longaker
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Capt Thomas F. Longaker
Added by: Antonio Costa
 
Capt Thomas F. Longaker
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- Meges
 Added: May. 1, 2012
 
 
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