David Henry Wilkes Stanton

David Henry Wilkes Stanton

Birth
Birmingham, Metropolitan Borough of Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Death 28 Oct 1934 (aged 88)
Baraboo, Sauk County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Poynette, Columbia County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 105294710 · View Source
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David Henry Wilkes Stanton passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs. J. A. Chandler in Baraboo Sunday morning at 5 pm Oct 28 1934. He was born in England April 28, 1846 and came to this country with his parents 3 years later (1849). He was the oldest son of Henry Clair and Rhoda Wilkes Stanton, a Civil War veteran and a member of the GAR of Portage, WI. He was confined to his bed 1 year and 9 months. Those who will mourn his passing are 7 Children, 4 Girls and 3 Boys as Follows; Mrs. J A Chandler, Baraboo; Mrs. Arthur Everson, Madison; Miss Bessie Stanton, Elroy; Mrs. H Everson, Wisconsin Dells; Henry C. Stanton, Wausau; Clark J. Stanton Reedsburg; David W Stanton, Rockford; 33 grand-children; 45 great-grandchildren and a host of nephews, nieces and friends. He was laid to rest in Hillside cemetery, Oct 31, 1934. Six Grandchildren acted as pallbearers. Delbert, David and Leonard Everson; Clyde Stevens, Madison; Wallace Stanton. Richland Center; Richard Stevens of Fort Des Moines. God Bless his sleep. He was the best of Fathers, and a true friend, Mrs. JA Chandler, Baraboo.

American Civil War Soldiers Record - Name: David H. W. Stanton,
Residence: Moundville, Wisconsin - Distinguished Service: DISTINGUISHED SERVICE
Side Served: Union - State Served: Wisconsin - Unit Numbers: 3093
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private
Enlisted in Company U, 3rd Infantry Regiment Wisconsin on 31 January 1865
Mustered out Company U, 3rd Infantry Regiment Wisconsin on 23 May 1865


groom's name: David H. W. Stanton groom's birthplace: Birmingham, England
bride's name: Melissa J. Forbes
marriage date: 26 Oct 1873 marriage place: Poynette, Columbia, Wisconsin
groom's father's name: Henry C. Stanton groom's mother's name: Rhoda Stanton
bride's father's name: James C. Forbes bride's mother's name: Betsy M. Forbes
groom's race: White indexing project (batch) numberM00339-7
system origin Wisconsin-EASy source film number 1275883



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  • Created by: Joey
  • Added: 15 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 105294710
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for David Henry Wilkes Stanton (28 Apr 1846–28 Oct 1934), Find A Grave Memorial no. 105294710, citing Hillside Cemetery, Poynette, Columbia County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Joey (contributor 47143954) .