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Rev David William Eakins

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 5 Mar 1876 (aged 61)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section 204, Lot 777, Grave S. Line
Memorial ID 19437580 · View Source
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United States Army
Indian Wars
Fort Belknap, Texas (1852-1854)
Fort Union, New Mexico (1870-1876)

Philadelphia Inquirer – March 7, 1876
EAKINS. – Suddenly, on the 5th inst., Rev. DAVID W. EAKINS, Chaplain U. S. Army, in the 62d year of his age.
The relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the funeral, from the residence of his brother, Wm. H. Eakins, No. 714 E. Twenty-first street, this (Tuesday) afternoon, at 2 o'clock. Interment at Mount Moriah.

Lafayette College 1839
College of New Jersey 1844
Princeton Theological Seminary 1847

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Gravesite Details Burial Permit No. 25001, Interment on March 7, 1876.
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Rev David William Eakins (6 Apr 1814–5 Mar 1876), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19437580, citing Mount Moriah Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Military History Research (contributor 46834479) .