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George Comfort Mygatt

Birth
Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio, USA
Death 23 Jun 1897 (aged 57)
Ashtabula, Ashtabula County, Ohio, USA
Burial Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio, USA
Plot Unmarked
Memorial ID 27763475 · View Source
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MYGATT, George Comfort
Margaret Susanna nee ROBERTSON – m. 14 July 1868
Son of Comfort Stewart & Cynthia Lois Hine Mygatt
B. 25 Nov 1839 in Canfield, Trumbull (now Mahoning) Co. OH
D. 23 June 1897 in Ashtabula, Ashtabula Co. OH at 57y 6m 28d
Burial – 26 June 1897 in Canfield Village Cemetery, Unmarked, Canfield, Mahoning Co. OH

Mahoning Dispatch, Fri, 25 June 1897
"Home and County News - George C. Mygatt, for many years a resident of Canfield, died at his home in Ashtabula, Wednesday afternoon of neuralgia of the heart. His age was about 59 years. He was a gallant soldier in the Civil War, serving in Co. E. second Ohio Cavalry. Three daughters survive him. His remains will arrive in Canfield Saturday on the noon train. Interment in the village cemetery. "
Mahoning Dispatch, Fri, 2 July 1897
"Home and County News - The remains of George C. Mygatt arrived here from Ashtabula last Saturday at noon, accompanied by four members of the GAR Post to which he belonged and many relatives and friends. Quite a number of the members of Co. E., second Ohio Cavalry, with whom the deceased served during the war, met them at the depot. The pallbearers were S. B. Carlton, Arthur Little, M. V. B. King, George Tow, A. D. Wood and H. M. Fowler. The services at the cemetery were conducted by Rev. Wm. Dickson, pastor of the Presbyterian Church."

Comment: His children were Mary Robertson Mygatt; Ella Whittlesey Mygatt; Julia Lovena Mygatt; Porteous George Mygatt; and Stuart Comfort Mygatt.

Civil War, Pvt., Co. E. 2 OVC


MYGATT, Margaret Susanna nee ROBERTSON
Mrs. George Comfort Mygatt – m. 14 July 1868
Daughter of John Porteous & Lovina Seiple Robertson
B. 19 Dec 1847
D. May 1883
Burial – 7 May 1883 – unknown location
Mahoning Dispatch, Fri, 11 May 1883
"A number of relatives in this place attended the funeral of "Mrs. George Mygatt in Cleveland on Monday."
Comment: Her children were Mary Robertson Mygatt; Ella Whittlesey Mygatt; Julia Lovena Mygatt; Porteous George Mygatt; and Stuart Comfort Mygatt.
(She was included in her husband's Find A Grave tribute)


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  • Created by: Jennifer L. Neff
  • Added: 23 Jun 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 27763475
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for George Comfort Mygatt (25 Nov 1839–23 Jun 1897), Find A Grave Memorial no. 27763475, citing Canfield Village Cemetery, Canfield, Mahoning County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Jennifer L. Neff (contributor 46895787) .