|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1828|
|Death: ||Aug. 19, 1906|
A Union Army Civil War veteran.
CO. A, 13th Kansas Infantry.
Son of George Botkin and Mary Magdelena Dresbach of Pickaway County, Ohio.
Enlisted in Company A, 13th Infantry Regiment Kansas on 20 June 1862; mustered out 26 June 1865
Lived in Ohio, Kansas, Missouri, and South Dakota prior to arriving in Colorado. Was a Tailor in Leadville, South Dakota through 1880s-1890s. By 1900, he was living in the Soldiers and Sailors Home in Monte Vista, Colorado.
MONTE VISTA (COLORADO) NEWSPAPER OBITUARY INDEX (1887-1977)
BOTKIN, Charles D.
Died on Aug 19 at Soldiers Home.
Burial at Homelake Cemetery.
He was a member of 13th Kansas Inf. and was the 2nd man enrolled at the Home.
[MVJ = Monte Vista Journal]
Colorado State Archives - COLORADO VETERANS´ GRAVE REGISTRATIONS 1862 - 1949
Last Name First Name County Cemetery Birthdate Birthplace
Botkin C D Rio Grande Homelake 4 JUN 1828 OH
Colorado State Veterans Center at Homelake Cemeter
Rio Grande County
Maintained by: Jan Therkildsen
Originally Created by: Jim Davenport
Record added: Dec 18, 2010
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