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 Robert Alexander Farquaharson

Robert Alexander Farquaharson

Birth
Ballater, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death 29 Dec 1873 (aged 30)
San Juan County, Washington, USA
Burial San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA
Plot SECTION ES SITE 1408
Memorial ID 3526381 · View Source
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Graduated Aberdeen University, Scotland 1864. Served in British Army 1864 to 1867 as a Staff Assistant Surgeon before resigning his commission. Married Marian Ross 14 Nov 1871 Bromley, Middlesex, England. Enlisted US Army in New York, New York 11 Jul 1872. Found dead in bed on morning of 29 Dec 1873 at the American Camp on San Juan Island, Washington and recorded as having died of a morphine overdose. [Source: PeteNorris #48366137]

Originally interred at American Camp, San Juan Island, WA; re interred at Ft Townsend, Jefferson Co, WA; removed to SF


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Gravesite Details Listed as "FARGUARSON" in database

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  • Maintained by: Tenalquot
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 4 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 3526381
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Alexander Farquaharson (13 May 1843–29 Dec 1873), Find A Grave Memorial no. 3526381, citing San Francisco National Cemetery, San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, USA ; Maintained by Tenalquot (contributor 46506981) .