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Valentine B. Cousha
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Birth: 1834
Philadelphia County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Feb. 24, 1909
District Of Columbia, USA

Cousha. On Wednesday, February 24, 1909, Valentine, beloved husband of Eliza S. Cousha (nee Crawford). Funeral from his late residence, No. 40 W Street southeast, Anacostia, Friday, February 26 at 3 p.m. Interment at Congressional Cemetery.

The Evening Star, February 27, 1909, p. 22 Funeral of Valentine B. Cousha

The funeral of Valentine B. Cousha, a veteran of the Civil War and a member of John A. Logan Post, G.A.R., and Franklyn Lodge, K. of P., took place from the residence, 40 W Street, Anacostia, yesterday afternoon. The services at the house were conducted by the Rev. J.A. Jeffers, pastor of the M.E. Church, and at the grave by the Knights of Pythias and John A. Logan Post. Mr. Cousha was born in Philadelphia, Pa., and was sixty five years of age. He enlisted in the 163d Pennsylvania Volunteers and served to the close of the war. He was employed for many years as an engineer at St. Elizabeth's. His illness lasted about six months. Interment was at Congressional cemetery.

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  Eliza Susan Crawford Cousha (1849 - 1925)*
  Mary A. Cousha James (1876 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Congressional Cemetery
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
Plot: R5-53
Created by: Margaret
Record added: May 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70516004
Valentine B. Cousha
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- Margaret
 Added: Jun. 20, 2012

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