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Pvt Seth Warner Covell

Pvt Seth Warner Covell

New York, USA
Death 1 Nov 1912 (aged 72)
Seattle, King County, Washington, USA
Burial Snohomish, Snohomish County, Washington, USA
Plot Row 7
Memorial ID 13802928 · View Source
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Everett Daily Herald
Tuesday morning Seth Covell was called to the Great Beyond. He settled on a ranch near Machias in 1901 where he lived until a year ago when he moved to Seattle. In a street car accident two months ago he received injuries which resulted in his death. He leaves to mourn him, five sons, Everett E., Barney F., Frank W., Walter W., all of Seattle, and Earl W., of Monroe; four grandchildren and one sister, Emma Covell of Seattle. Funeral services were held Thursday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock from the undertaking chapel of Purdy & Sons, the Rev. Storey officiating. The burial was in the G.A.R. cemetery.

1910 Machias Census
Seth age 70 b/NY
Harriet M. age 50 b/NY married twice
Earl W. age 28 b/WI
Barney (Birney) age 22 b.WI
Frank W.age 21 b/ WI
Everett E. age 27 b/WI
Walter W. age 13 b/WI
Annie S age 10 b/WI
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Snohomish GAR Cemetery:
Covell Alma Ashes
Covell Anna S
Covell Birney S Ashes At foot
Covell Harriett
Covell Seth M
Covell Walter M Dec 10 1975 Late res; Seattle WA.
Covell Winnie Elizabeth Ashes

American Civil War Soldier
Name: Seth W Covell
Enlistment Date: 13 August 1862
Side Served: Union
State Served: New York
Unit Numbers: 1423
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 13 August 1862 at the age of 22.
Enlisted in Company H, 154th Infantry Regiment New York on 25 September 1862.
POW on 02 May 1863 at Chancellorsville, VA (No further record).

Seth was a POW 5/2/1863 at Chancelleville, VA. His parents were noted as John & Serena (nee Rice) and noted as having ten siblings His military noted him as deserted but nothing was ever done about it and later he came back and remained with his unit till

Section 4, Lot 7, Grave 5

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Seth Warner Covell (24 Mar 1840–1 Nov 1912), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13802928, citing Grand Army of the Republic Cemetery, Snohomish, Snohomish County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by C&P * LaPlante Files (contributor 46814587) .