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Pvt Davis K. Burr
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Birth: Jul., 1843
Genesee County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 1, 1862
New York, USA

Son of Lyman and Fanny Burr.

Pvt. Davis served in Company H of the 8th Cavalry Regiment of Illinois during the Civil War. He died in a New York Hospital from illness.

Article from the "Woodstock Sentinel" July 9, 1862:

"Mr. Davis Burr, one of the members of the McHenry County Cavalry, was brought home a corpse on the 3d inst. He died in the New York Hospital of fever, his brother Wm. A. being with him at the time. Deceased was buried on the fourth. He was about 20 years of age. Funeral sermon will be preached at Queen Ann M.E. Church on sunday morning next." 
Fairview Cemetery
McHenry County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Sue
Record added: Jul 21, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11398071
Pvt Davis K. Burr
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Pvt Davis K. Burr
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- Marla (Mitchell) Burr
 Added: Jan. 14, 2015
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- Ken Wright
 Added: Aug. 18, 2007

 Added: Aug. 18, 2007
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