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Amos Martin obituary, Mexican War veteran

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Amos Martin obituary, Mexican War veteran

Posted: 1337301879000
Classification: Obituary
Surnames: Martin
From the Pittsburgh Press, 8/4/1908 (Pittsburgh, PA):

New Castle, Pa., August 4. -- Amos Martin, aged 110 years, died here last evening at the home of his stepdaughter, Mrs. Daniel Looney, where he had lived for many years. He was a veteran of the Mexican and Civil wars. He was born in Scotland and went to Canada when 6 years old with his uncle. He located later in Philadelphia and enlisted there in the Mexican war. During the Civil war he served with the One Hundredth Pennsylvania Volunteers.
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