DOUGLAS, ASHBELL S. (1834 - 1909)

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Santa Cruz Surf (May 21, 1909)

Death of A.S. Douglas

A.S. Douglas who left a few months ago for Massachusetts died in that state about two weeks ago from pneumonia. He was an old soldier and a member of Wallace Reynolds Post G.A.R. , and when here lived at the Waverly.

Date of Birth: 1834

Date of Death: 1909-05-07?

County: US/MA

Cause of Death: Pul/Pnmnia

Occupation: Laborer

Height: 5'8

Local Address: Mission St 11

Last City: (MA_ Waverly)

Native of: ME

Enlisted: 1863/08/14

Discharged: 1865/07/16

Military Unit: ME_ 20 Inf_ Co F

Rank: Pvt

Military Notes: R-Sebec_ also ME16F to 64/12/15

GAR#: WR32

Available records used to obtain information:
Cemetery records
Santa Cruz County death records
Military records
Santa Cruz and Monterey newspapers
Voter Records

CW Reference: SUR 1909/05/21

Creator: Nelson, Robert L.
Source: Old Soldier: the story of the Grand Army of the Republic in Santa Cruz County. Santa Cruz, CA: The Museum of Art & History, c2004.
Date: Undated
Coverage: Santa Cruz (County)
Rights: Reproduced by permission of Robert L. Nelson.
Identifier: OS-0278

Citation

Nelson, Robert L. “DOUGLAS, ASHBELL S. (1834 - 1909).” Old Soldier: the story of the Grand Army of the Republic in Santa Cruz County. Santa Cruz, CA: The Museum of Art & History, c2004. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/133254. Accessed 24 July 2021.