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Capt Albert Sydney Ashmead
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Birth: May 16, 1824
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: May 21, 1916
Williamson
Wayne County
New York, USA

Civil War veteran (Capt.) He was Honor Guard for the remains of President Lincoln when he laid in state in Philadelphia PA.

He was commissioned 1st Lieutenant and Regimental Quartermaster in the 29th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, and was mustered in on July 1, 1861. He served in that duty until January 9, 1864, when he was discharged so he could be mustered in as a Captain and Assistant Quartermaster, Quartermaster's Department. United States Volunteers. He served through the end of the war, and was honorably discharged on November 11, 1865. 
 
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 Children:
  Albert Sydney Ashmead (1850 - 1911)*
  King Ashmead (1864 - 1864)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Laurel Hill Cemetery
Philadelphia
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section 7, Lot 85
 
Created by: Walter Ashmead
Record added: Jan 03, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5133170
Capt Albert Sydney Ashmead
Added by: Russ Dodge
 
Capt Albert Sydney Ashmead
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- ghost girl
 Added: Apr. 11, 2009

- Russ Dodge
 Added: Aug. 4, 2008
With admiration and respect to your memory, I leave a flag to honor a great american.


We owe everything we have to our veterans.
Thank you, Sir, for your dedication. Your service to our country is greatly appreciated.

Day is ...(Read more)
- Jayme Ann
 Added: Oct. 5, 2003
 
 
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