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William Oscar Dauchy

Male 1834 - 1863  (28 years)


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  • Name William Oscar Dauchy  [1
    Born 14 Aug 1834  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Jul 1863  Gettysburg, Adams, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Notes 
    • 1850 CT Census, Danbury, Fairfield Coutny, age 18, Hatter, living in household of Charles Benedict family (listed just prior to David Dauchy family), with eleven other people aged 17-21, including Julia Boughton, age 22.

      1860 CT Census, Danbury, Fairfield County, age 26, Hatter, value of real estate = 250, wife Julia, age 28, son Frederick, sister Achsak, Marcus Bouton (Julia's brother?)

      The connection of the family with martial affairs is further carried out in the oldest son, Oscar, who was among the many thousands slain at the great battle of Gettysburg.

      Alternate date of death: 3 Jul 1862

      William Dauchy, Danbury, CT, enlisted as a 1st Sergeant on 6 August 1862. Enlisted in Company C, 17th Infantry Regiment Connecticut on 28 Aug 1862. Killed Company C, 17th Infantry Regiment on 1 Jul 1863 at Gettysburg, PA [1, 3, 4, 5, 6]
    Person ID I14001  Mindrum
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2007 

    Father David Dauchy,   b. 20 Jul 1812, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1901, Amherst, Fillmore, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Lydia Oakley,   b. Sep 1812,   d. Aug 1836  (Age ~ 23 years) 
    Married 24 Nov 1833  Ridgefield, Fairfield, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 7
    Family ID F9691  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Julia A. Bouton,   b. Abt 1831, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Dec 1854  [8
    Children 
     1. Frederick Dauchy,   b. Mar 1856, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2002 
    Family ID F9726  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1211] Jennette Dauchy Family Bible, provided by Mary McElrath.

    2. [S1282] 1860 CT Census, Danbury, Fairfield County, Place.

    3. [S1283] American Civil War Soldiers, www.ancestry.com.

    4. [S1215] 1850 US Federal Census.

    5. [S1282] 1860 CT Census, Danbury, Fairfield County.

    6. [S202] Portrait and Biographical Record of Portland and Vicinity Oregon , (Chapman Publishing Co., Chicago, 1903).

    7. [S190] Ridgefield, CT Vital Records, Marriage record of David to Lydia Oakley.

    8. [S210] Mary McElrath.