|Birth: ||Apr., 1830|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 17, 1869|
1860 US Township 1, Amador, California, lists Edwin (30 yrs, born in NY), wife, Mary (22 yrs, born in Ireland), daughter Kate E. (2 yrs, born in California). Occupation, carpenter.
1850 US Census, Dover, Dutchess, New York lists Edwin (22 yrs) living with father, mother, 7 sisters, 2 brothers. Occupation, carpenter.
Civil War: Company C, 7th California Infantry
Edwin Agard was born in Dutchess County, New York, in April 1830. He was still living at the home of his parents in Dutchess County in 1850 (1850 US Census). He relocated to California where he married Mary Anne Carroll about 1857 and settled at Jackson in Amador County (1860 US Census). His wife died at Jackson July 9, 1860, a month after giving birth to their second child. Mary was born in Ireland in 1838. Edwin enlisted as a sergeant at Jackson October 1, 1864, and was mustered into Company C, 7th California Infantry, October 26. Sergeant Agard was posted to Fort Yuma, California, where he was mustered out March 25, 1865. After the war he returned to Jackson where he died September 17, 1869, at the age of 39 years and 5 months.
Children (both born at Jackson):
- Kate E. (March 28, 1858-Nov. 17, 1863)
- William Edwin (June 1860-1950)
***Information contributed by "Steve"
Mary Anne Carroll Agard (1838 - 1860)*
Kate E. Agard (____ - 1863)*
of Dutchess Co NY
Died September 17, 1860
39 yrs & 5 mos
"In the midst of life,
We are in death.
Note: Very difficult to read; accuracy not guaranteed.
Jackson City Cemetery
Plot: Agard plot, Map pg. 7
Created by: KJ Heald
Record added: Aug 09, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40466249
Who for the Union fought and bled, though passing on, is never dead.|
Added: Jan. 21, 2014
Correction: His date of death was Sept 17, 1869. He served in the Union Army during the Civil War, in Co C, 7 Cal Infantry.Edwin Agard died at age 39.His wife, Mary Anne (nee Carroll), died July 9, 1860 at age 22. Their daughter, Kate died Nov 17, 1863 at...(Read more)|
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