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PVT Franklin Snyder

PVT Franklin Snyder

Birth
Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, USA
Death 10 Aug 1864 (aged 17–18)
New York, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section 1 Plot 1619
Memorial ID 2598669 · View Source
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The son of Sarah Snyder, father unknown, in 1860 he was a laborer presumably living with his mother in Providence Township, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, although he is not found in that census.

A Civil War veteran, he enlisted in Lancaster County January 5, 1864, mustered into federal service at Charlestown [Chester County?] as a private with Co. G, 21st Pennsylvania Cavalry (182nd Pa), but died of dysentery at DeCamp U.S. Hospital, David's Island, New York.


Inscription

FRANKLIN SNYDER
PENNSYLVANIA
PRIVATE
COMPANY G
21st PENNSYLVANIA
CALVARY
AUGUST 10th 1864


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  • Imported from: US Veteran's Affairs
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2598669
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for PVT Franklin Snyder (1846–10 Aug 1864), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2598669, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by US Veterans Affairs Office (contributor 5) .