|Birth: ||Jun. 7, 1839|
|Death: ||Apr. 16, 1908|
EATONTOWN VETERAN DEAD.
William Aumack Died last Thursday from Stomach Trouble.
William Aumack, a veteran of the civil war and one of the oldest residents of Eatontown, died Thursday morning after a sickness of three months. Death was caused by stomach trouble. Mr. Aumack was born at Eatontown 69 years ago and had always lived there. At the outbreak of the civil war he enlisted in the 31st regiment of New Jersey and when his term of enlistment was up with this regiment he joined the 29th regiment. He was at the battles of Chancellorsville and Fredricksburg as well as in other battles. He was a member of James B. Morris post of Long Branch and at the time of his death was post chaplain. He leaves a widow, who was Elizabeth Stanhope, and four children. The children are Mrs. Henrietta Potter of Ocean Grove, Mrs. Hattie Record of Allenhurst, Mrs. Blanche Tyler of Toronto, Canada, and Mrs. Samuel Knight of Eatontown. The funeral was held Sunday afternoon at the Eatontown Methodist church, of which Mr. Aumack was a member. The sermon was preached by Rev. J. D. Fay. The burial was at Greenlawn cemetery, Long Branch. James B. Morris post attended the funeral in a body.
Red Bank Register, Wed. Apr. 22, 1908
Thomas Aumack (1807 - 1890)
Sarah Elizabeth Stanhope Aumack (1842 - 1920)
Henrietta W. Potter (1873 - 1955)*
Blanche Aumack Harvey (1876 - 1951)*
Harriet B. Aumack Records (1879 - 1909)*
Co. A 29th Inf. NJ Vols
Note: Civil War
West Long Branch
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Lot 128
Created by: Kat
Record added: Nov 13, 2005
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