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Chauncey S. Saxton
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1842
Steuben County
New York, USA
Death: Apr. 17, 1923
Monroe County
Michigan, USA

Chauncey was one of eight children born to Cyrus & Elizabeth Moshier Saxton. His siblings were Nathaniel, Rachel, Thomas, John, Cornelia, Hannah, and Mary.

Monroe County, Michigan D-122#302

Chauncey Leon Saxton was quite a character, born December 23, 1843 in up-state New York. Glenn Wilber was born on his birthday 80 years later. A book could be written on the stories told about him but he was a good man, even though a stubborn one. When his first wife, Elizabeth Lucinda VanScoter Saxton died, he married within the year, much to the distress of his family. His second wife Lucinda Elizabeth Miller-Goodrich was a "Peach".

American Civil War Soldiers Record
about Chauncey S Saxton
Name: Chauncey S Saxton ,
Enlistment Date: 14 July 1861
Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
Side Served: Union
State Served: New York
Unit Numbers: 1566 1566
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 14 July 1861 at the age of 19
Enlisted in Company G, 70th Infantry Regiment New York on 14 July 1861.
Received a disability discharge Company G, 70th Infantry Regiment New York on 31 August 1861 in Camp McClellan, Washington, DC

Chauncey & Elizabeth VanScoter Saxton had six children, Ida, Bessie, Gertruce, Delbert, Jennie & William. He is my paternal 2nd great grandfather.



 
 
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  Elizabeth Lucinda VanScoter Saxton (1842 - 1895)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maple Grove Cemetery
Dundee
Monroe County
Michigan, USA
 
Created by: Betty Joan Cogan
Record added: Apr 02, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25701590
Chauncey S. Saxton
Added by: Betty Joan Cogan
 
Chauncey S. Saxton
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