Jan. 27, 1864 Indianapolis Marion County Indiana, USA
Dav. L. Boots, Co. F. 63rd Ind. Inf (Civil War) Indiana State Library--date of death and place of Indianapolis, IN Inscriptions and Other Records From the Baptist, Salem, and Turpin Cemeteries Hendricks County, Indiana, Transcribed by Beuford C. Hall, Jr., 1987 (no copyright notice), Geneal. 977.201 H498ha
Find A Grave contributor Jessica has made a suggestion: You may want to note this interesting fact. I've found him and his brother William on the 1860 census (he was 17 and William was 14) and it lists his name as David, but the actual headstone reads "DAN'L" which would be Daniel. So I looked up his government stone order and it says Daniel--same military record and death date. So someone made a mistake. David also enlisted on August 20, 1862 at Indianapolis, is the son of Jacob and Polly (Bowles) Boots, and was born in Indiana ~1843. His brother William is buried near him.
U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865
Name: David L. Boots Side: Union Regiment State/Origin: Indiana Regiment Name: 63 Indiana Infantry Regiment Name Expanded: 63rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry Company: F Rank In: Private Rank In Expanded: Private Rank Out: Private Rank Out Expanded: Private Film Number: M540 roll 7 rso1935
The notes that appear for David (or Daniel) L. Boots state that his brother, William, is also buried in this cemetery. William Boots did not die in the CW. His bio appears in the history of Yolo Co., CA and states that he was born 21 Jan 1847, the son o...(Read more) -
Jayne Dunn Added: Nov. 14, 2010