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Pvt Lafayette W. Burns
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Birth: Jul. 19, 1831
Snyder County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 1906
Woodbury
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA

Served 9/1/1864 to 6/1/1865 per the 1890 veteran's census. Birth date from 1900 census.
From a member:
Lafayette Burns.
Lafayette Burns died suddenly at his home in Woodbury Sunday afternoon. After eating dinner he laid down on the couch and later was discovered dead by members of the family. He was aged 74 years, eight months and 13 days. He was a resident of this county at least 55 years He was a soldier of the civil war, having been a member of company H, two hundred and eight regiment, Pennsylvania volunteers. He is survived by his wife and the following children. George, of Everett; John, of Johnstown; Edgar and Mrs. Jennie Stayer, of Woodbury,
Bedford Gazette Edition of Friday, April 6, 1906. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Ann Rightnour Burns (1834 - 1907)
 
 Children:
  Margaret B Burns (1857 - 1872)*
  John Phillip Kline Burns (1864 - 1936)*
  Nancy Jane Burns Stayer (1866 - 1937)*
  H Edgar Burns (1868 - 1926)*
  Benjamin E Burns (1871 - 1872)*
  Infant Burns (1874 - 1874)*
  Rutherford Burns (1877 - 1881)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Co. H, 208 Rgt, PA Vol Inf
 
Burial:
Dry Hill Cemetery
Woodbury
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Kat
Record added: Oct 26, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12172360
Pvt Lafayette W. Burns
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He was my sister's 4th great uncle RIP
- Teddi Kella-Fuller
 Added: Mar. 22, 2017

- Staff Sergeant (Ret) Brian J. Ensley
 Added: Jun. 30, 2015

- Diane Byers Lucas
 Added: Aug. 18, 2010
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