|Birth: ||Apr. 12, 1848|
|Death: ||Jun. 9, 1910|
North Dakota, USA
One of Col. Forsyth's Scouts that fought the Battle of Beecher Island in Colorado Territory in September of 1868.
GRIGGS COUNTY SENTINEL
Cooperstown, North Dakota
June 16, 1910
Charles Carroll Piatt
Mr. Charles Carroll Piatt, one of the citizens of our city, died at his late residence on Thursday afternoon, June 9, 1910.
Mr. Piatt had been ailing since last winter, but hopes were entertained of his recovery and his death came as a shock to his family and friends.
Mr. Piatt was one of the pioneers of the county, coming to this vicinity in 1882 from the state of Kansas. Mr. Piatt belonged to a large family, there being eleven children in his father's household. Originally the Piatts lives if France and were Huguenots, who had to flee from their home country on account of religious persecution. Mr. Piatt was born near Columbus, Ohio April 12, 1848, and when a boy removed with his parents to Shelby County, Indiana. Later he went to Kansas and wet to farming on his own account. When a resident of Kansas he was a member of an organization of scouts who were fighting Indians on the frontier, and narrowly escaped with is life in one of the expeditions against them.
For about twenty eight years Mr. Piatt has resided in Cooperstown and the vicinity, and was a very successful farmer and an industrious and upright man. He was devoted to his family and was a good citizen. He leaves to mourn his departure, his widow, three sons and four daughters, two brothers and one sister. The funeral service was held at the Congregational church on Saturday at 1:30, conducted by the pastor. There was a large attendance of old friends and neighbors who turned out to pay their tribute of respect to one of the pioneers this county.
Mr. Piatt at the time of his death was in the 63rd year of his age.
His children, Grace and Robie are also buried here.
John Bear Piatt (1805 - 1893)
Emily Scott Piatt (1811 - 1865)
Charlotte Sophronie Millard Piatt (1854 - 1940)*
Chester Carroll Piatt (1873 - 1949)*
Anna E. Piatt (1875 - 1878)*
George Piatt (1877 - 1877)*
Infant (twin) Piatt (1877 - 1877)*
Ada Pearl Piatt Nichols (1880 - 1954)*
Mary Lillian Piatt Snyder (1882 - 1967)*
Lottie Mae Piatt Simpson (1885 - 1951)*
Charles Orange Piatt (1887 - 1939)*
Paul C. Piatt (1889 - 1946)*
Grace Piatt (1890 - 1894)*
Robbie Piatt (1892 - 1892)*
Catherine Piatt Mason (1896 - 1955)*
Caroline Scott Piatt Travis (1830 - 1863)*
Catherine Gray Piatt Smith (1831 - 1908)*
John James Piatt (1835 - 1917)*
Fanny Piatt Travis (1837 - 1914)*
William Pinkney Piatt (1839 - 1860)*
Mary Ann Piatt (1842 - 1867)*
George Henry Piatt (1845 - 1905)*
Charles Carroll Piatt (1848 - 1910)
Ben Franklin Piatt (1850 - 1936)*
Guy X Piatt (1853 - 1898)*
North Dakota, USA
Created by: Old History Buff
Record added: Jun 27, 2006
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