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Death of JOHN MCGEE of Stevenson's 1st NY Regiment in CA in 1861
Posted by: Vern Dander (ID *****8132) Date: January 08, 2007 at 12:42:24
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Am not related but may be of interest to some one who is. I have no further info but some may be found in extracts from old newspapers at URL:

<http://www.newspaperabstracts.com/index.php>

Vern D
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Transcribed by Dee Sardoch <deesar@frontiernet.net>
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Stockton Daily Argus
Stockton, San Joaquin Co., CA
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>>Monday, 25 Feb 1861<<

DIED -- in this city, Feb. 23rd, of consumption, Jno. McGEE, aged 36 years, a member of the 1st New York Regiment and a native of New York city. [New York ‘Herald’ and ‘Tribune’ copy.]

DEATH of a PIONEER -- Some 8 or 10 of the surviving members of Col. STEVENSON’s 1st New York Regiment, who arrived here in 1847, attended yesterday the burial of one of their old comrades, Mr. John McGEE, who belonged to the same Regiment. The burial services were read by Major General S.A. BOOKER.


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