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Pvt Davis K. Burr

Pvt Davis K. Burr

Birth
Genesee County, New York, USA
Death 1 Jul 1862 (aged 18–19)
New York, USA
Burial McHenry County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 11398071 · View Source
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Son of Lyman and Fanny Burr.

Pvt. Davis served in Company H of the 8th Cavalry Regiment of Illinois during the Civil War. He died in a New York Hospital from illness.

Article from the "Woodstock Sentinel" July 9, 1862:

"Mr. Davis Burr, one of the members of the McHenry County Cavalry, was brought home a corpse on the 3d inst. He died in the New York Hospital of fever, his brother Wm. A. being with him at the time. Deceased was buried on the fourth. He was about 20 years of age. Funeral sermon will be preached at Queen Ann M.E. Church on sunday morning next."


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  • Created by: Sue
  • Added: 21 Jul 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11398071
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Davis K. Burr (Jul 1843–1 Jul 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11398071, citing Fairview Cemetery, McHenry County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Sue (contributor 46778782) .