Charles Meade, (USA)

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Charles Meade, (USA)

Birthplace: Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States
Death: April 05, 1924 (83)
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States
Place of Burial: Indiana, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States
Immediate Family:

Husband of Nancy Elizabeth Meade and Anna Delilah McClaran-Meade

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About Charles Meade, (USA)

Civil War Veteran Co. A 66 Cav. New York Vol.

Veteran's Burial Card has his death year as 1923, but he died on April 1924.

CHARLES MEADE, a veteran of the Civil war, now employed as an engineer with the David Ellis Milling Company, of Indiana, Pa., was born at Pittsfield Mass., Dec. 10, 1840, son of Daniel F. and Lucretia (Warren) Meade. The Meade family is of Scotch descent.

In his boyhood, Charles Meade was taken by his parents to Auburn, N.Y., and there grew to manhood. At the time of the outbreak of the Civil War he was intensely interested and eventually proved this by enlisting, on July 16, 1861, becoming a private in Company A., of a New York Volunteer Cavalry regiment, at Syracuse, N.Y., under Capt. D. A. Bennet and Colonel Reynolds. His regiment was stationed in west Virginia, and he served until the close of the war, when he was mustered out at Elmira, N.Y. he then took his present position with the milling company.

Mr. Meade was married (first) at Indiana, Indiana Co., Penna., to (Nancy) Elizabeth Fleming on May 5, 1868, and they had these children: Lucretia, who married John D. Dodson, of Indiana, Pa.; Bessie, who married Charles Stuchell, of Indiana, pa.; Catherine, who is at home; George R., deceased, who married a Miss Butler, now also deceased, both passing away at Johnstown, Pa.; and Frank, also of Johnstown, Pa. After the death of his first wife Mr. Meade married (second) Mrs. Anna Delilah Lower McClaren, daughter of Adam Lower and Widow of John McClaren, in Oct 1899.

Indiana County, Pennsylvania; Her people, past and present by Joshua Thompson volume 2

Indiana Weekly Messenger Apr 10, 1924:

Charles Meade, aged 81 years, a well known resident of Indiana, died on Saturday from general debility, due to advanced age. The deceased, who was a son of the late Daniel Meade, spent the greater part of his life at the county seat, where for a long period of years he was employed as fireman at the Ellis flouring mills. Faithful and efficient in the discharge of the duties of the position he rounded out a long service which only ended when failing health compelled him to retire from activities. He was a member of the First United Presbyterian church, of town, where the funeral services were conducted by his pastor, Rev. Dr. J. C. Pinkerton, on Tuesday afternoon, followed by interment in the Oakland cemetery. Surviving are these children: Mrs. John Dodson, of town; Mrs. Bessie Workman, of Pittsburgh; Mrs. Catherine Clark, of Cleveland; Frank Meade, of Johnstown, and Martin Meade, of Harrisburg.

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December 10, 1840
Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, United States
April 5, 1924
Age 83
Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States
Indiana, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United States