Addison Pineo Broughton

Male 1846 - 1864  (17 years)


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  • Name Addison Pineo Broughton 
    Born 28 May 1846  Crawford County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 31 Mar 1864  Camp Copeland (Near Braddock) Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Beaver Center Cemetery Beaver Center, Crawford County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I554963313  Eby/Aebi and Bernethy Family
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2013 

    Father Michael II Broughton,   b. 20 Aug 1784, Burlington, Chittenden County, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Sep 1859, Beaver, Crawford County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Sarah Gillam,   b. 14 Jun 1802, Ottawa, Ontario Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1885, Ashtabula County, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Married 16 Aug 1827  Silver Lake, Wyoming County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F523167137  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 May 1846 - Crawford County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Mar 1864 - Camp Copeland (Near Braddock) Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Beaver Center Cemetery Beaver Center, Crawford County, Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
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  • Documents
    Addison Broughton US Register of Deaths Civil War
    Addison Broughton US Register of Deaths Civil War
    From Ancestry

  • Notes 
    • Notes for ADDISON PINEO BROUGHTON:
      Enlisted in the Union Army as a Private on 22 Feb 1864. Served as a drummer in I Co., 2nd PA Vol. Cavalry Regiment. There are two stories as to Addison's death.
      1) According to a story told by Addisons brother Eli, "Addison, a drummer boy, was wounded and captured with his brother (Charles) Henry, at St. Mary's Church, and was exchanged because of severe wounds, and died of these wounds, and was sent home." Eli was also in this battle, and said the wounded in the field hospital were carried off by Mosby's Gorillas.
      2) Addison proceeded as far as Pittsburgh (PA) with his regiment, on the way to the front, and contracted measles while at Camp Copeland, near Braddock, PA, and died on March 31st, 1864

      Medical Information: Dark Completion, Brown eyes, Brown Hair.
      Military service: Bet. 1861 - 1865, Civil War, Pvt. 2nd PA Cav.3

    • Found in FIND A GRAVE:

      Son of Michael and Sarah Broughton, Addison was a brief Civil War veteran. He enlisted February 22, 1864 and died of typhoid fever as a recruit at Camp Copeland, Braddocks Field, PA (now Braddock, PA) a little over a month later. He was a Private with Company I, 59th Regiment, 2nd Pennsylvania Cavalry. Note on military burial card states "not accounted for."

    • U.S., Registers of Deaths of Volunteers, 1861-1865 about Addison Broughton
      Name: Addison Broughton
      Death Date: 31 Mar 1864
      Death Place: Cp Copeland Braddocks Field, Pennsylvania
      Enlistment State: Pennsylvania
      Rank: Recruit
      Regiment: 2 Penn Cav
      Box Number: 48


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