|Birth: ||Mar. 2, 1843|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Nov. 15, 1910|
Everett Daily Herald
Oliver Eastman, one of the Grand Army men, who for a long time sold fruit at the Northern Pacific depot and was therefore well known to the public, died from heart failure at his home on Lincoln street last night. He was 66 years old, a native of New York and had resided here nine years. He was a member of the First Michigan light artillery. The time for the funeral has not been set, pending word from a brother in Minnesota and a half brother in Iowa. He leaves five sons.
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Oliver O. Eastman, and old Grand Army man, died Tuesday night of heart failure, at his home on Linclon street. He was 66 years of age and had been a resident of Snohomish for nine years. Mr. Eastman has been a familiar figure for years around the N.P. depot with his basket of fruit. He is survived by a widow, four sons and a daughter, Mrs. Mullican. The wife a former M.E. pastor here, Rev. Towne, is a sister of Mr. Eastman. She resides at Darrington at present. The time for the funeral has not been set, word is being awaited from relatives in the east.
1910 Snohomish County Census
Oliver O. Eastman age 67 married 41 yers. B/Ny parents b/ Ind Ny
Anna Eliza 66 married 41 yrs 6 chil. 5 liv. b/Ny parents b/ US US
Anna Eliza Eastman age 75 widow b/ Ny parents b/Vt US
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Snohomish GAR Cemetery:
Eastman Anne Elizabeth 96 Sept 22 1940 Aug 22 1844 Burial no; 2711
Eastman Oliver O Nov 15 1910 March 2 1843 "G.A.R. Veteran Private, Co L 1st Mich Light Artillary. Enlisted Jan 1st 1863, discharged Aug 26 1865. Member Morton Post #10 G.A.R."
American Civil War Soldier
Name: Oliver O Eastman
Enlistment Date: 05 January 1863
Side Served: Union
State Served: Michigan
Unit Numbers: 1078 1078 1133 1133
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 05 January 1863 at the age of 21.
Enlisted in Company H, 9th Cavalry Regiment Michigan on 14 March 1863.
Transferred Company H, 9th Cavalry Regiment Michigan on 20 May 1863.
Enlisted in Company Batty L, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Michigan on 20 May 1863.
Promoted to Full Corporal on 27 May 1865.
Mustered out Company Batty L, 1st Light Artillery Regiment Michigan on 22 August 1865 in Jackson, MI.
Oliver Eastman Transferred into 1st MI Light Art on 5/20/1863. Oliver parents were noted as Joseph P.and Eunice Merilla (nee Braman) Eastman. Wife Ann Eliza (nee Towne 1844) children: Marion Leroy 1866, Ella marilla 1868, Edmond O. 1871, Frank B. 1877, Cl
Section 3, Lot 1, Grave 1
Anne Elizabeth Towne Eastman (1844 - 1940)*
Marion Leroy Eastman (1866 - 1944)*
Ella Merrilla Eastman Mulliken (1868 - 1955)*
Franklin Burnett Eastman (1877 - 1964)*
Clyde Garfield Eastman (1880 - 1923)*
Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery
Plot: Row 20
Created by: C&P * LaPlante Files
Record added: Apr 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13821754