MCEWING, ROBERT W (1820 - 1901)
IOOF Cemetery in Santa Cruz
DIED: McEwing: At Seabright, Jan 16th, Robert McEwing a native of Scotland aged 80 years 8 months.
The funeral will take place from the late residence of the deceased at Seabright today (Friday) at 2 o'clock PM under the auspices of the G.A.R. Members of the G.A.R. and old veterans are requested to meet at their headquarters at one o'clock to attend the funeral.
The late Robert McEwing was a veteran of the Civil War having served in a Michigan regiment. He came to Santa Cruz ten years ago, having previously been engaged in farming in Oregon. He leaves four sons and one daughter.
Date of Birth: 1820-05
Date of Death: 1901-16-06
County: Santa Cruz
Cemetery/City of Burial: Santa Cruz Memorial Park
Local Address: (Seabright Hosp)
Last City: Santa Cruz
Native of: ST
Military Unit: MI_ 22 Inf_ Co C
Military Notes: E-Pontiac_ M/O Mrfsbro TN
Available records used to obtain information:
Santa Cruz County death records
Santa Cruz and Monterey newspapers
CW Reference: W&R 1896 Roster