Charles Henry Witter

Male 1829 - 1864  (35 years)


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  • Name Charles Henry Witter 
    Born 23 Apr 1829  Brookfield, Madison Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service Abt 1862  NewYork, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    American Civil War (US)
    85th NY Vols,
    Taken Prisoner at Plymouth
    Died at Andersonville of Scurvy. 
    Died 22 Sep 1864  Andersonville, Macon Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, Sumter Co., Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • "The Sabbath Recorder", Vol 21, No 2, p 7, Jan. 12, 1865.
      In Andersonville Prison, Georgia, Oct. 31st, 1864, of scurvy, Mr. Charles H. Witter, son of Edwin P. and Mary Ann Witter, of Nile, Allegany Co., N. Y., aged 35 years and 6 months. He was taken prisoner at Plymouth, having served in the 85th N. Y. S. V. about two years. He professed religion several years ago, and united with the Seventh-day Baptist Church of Nile, and continued a faithful, living member, till his death. He leaves a wife and five young children to lament his loss.
    Person ID I44910  OurNorthernRoots
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2020 

    Father Squire Porter Witter,   b. 25 Sep 1807, Brookfield, Madison Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1882, Nile, Allegany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Bowler,   b. 29 Dec 1809, Charlestown, Kings Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1902, Alfred, Allegany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years) 
    Married 10 Apr 1828  Brookfield, Madison Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F16258  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Abigail Kinsley Edwards,   b. 7 Jul 1832, Little Genesee, Allegany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1916, Hopkinton, Washington Co., Rhode Island, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 8 Jul 1852 
    Children 
    +1. Henry Emmett Witter,   b. 15 Oct 1854, Wirt, Allegany Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Apr 1945, Hornell, Steuben Co., New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
    Last Modified 17 Jun 2020 
    Family ID F16259  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 Apr 1829 - Brookfield, Madison Co., New York, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Sep 1864 - Andersonville, Macon Co., Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Andersonville National Cemetery, Andersonville, Sumter Co., Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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