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Albert Brigden
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Birth: 1844
Death: Oct. 9, 1894
Lamanda Park
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Died at age 50 in Los Angeles, California, in an accident at the Sierra Madre Vintage Company in Lamanda Park, where he was the manager.

Civil War veteran. Served as Sergeant, Co. H, 58th New York Infantry. Military information found on NARA film M551 Roll 15.

Was listed in the members section of the 1893 directory of Godfrey Post 93, G.A.R., Pasadena California.

Was listed in the Mountain View Cemetery directory inventoried by the DAR in 1930-1933, compiled by Margaret J. Schulz, and published by The Southern California Genealogical Society, Burbank, California.

Was mentioned in an article in the Pasadena Star, 5/29/1902, Page 6, Column 3, "Complete list of the soldier graves contained in the local cemetery and to be decorated by the veterans tomorrow."

Is listed in the Soldiers and Sailors System at

A news article about the accident appeared in the Los Angeles Times, page 7, on October 10, 1894. The following obituary was printed in the LA Times on October 11, 1894. The funeral of Albert Brigden, the victim of the explosion at Lamanda Park, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, from the late residence of the deceased, Rev. N. H. G. Fife conducting the ceremony. At the house, after the services, the John T. [sic] Godfrey Post, G.A.R. will take charge of the remains and escort them to Mountain View Cemetery, where the impressive ritual of the Grand Army will be performed, accompanied by the usual salute by the Sons of Veterans.

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  Helen Whitaker Brigden (1845 - 1911)*
  Timothy Dwight Brigden (1886 - 1938)*
*Calculated relationship
Co H, 58th NY Inf
Mountain View Cemetery and Mausoleum
Los Angeles County
California, USA
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Record added: Sep 28, 2003
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Albert Brigden
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Albert Brigden
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