Pvt Daniel M Davey
Daniel M Davey name: Davey, Daniel M
aka:  Davy, Daniel M 
Rank: Pvt 
Branch: Union 
Regiment: Co. G, 69th Regiment, Illinois Infantry
Cemetery: Oakhill Cemetery, Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin 
Sec-plot: 171-8-8 
Service: 6/5/1862 - 7/11/1862
Birth: 1844 Owego, Tioga, New York
Death: 7/11/1862 Janesville, Rock, Wisconsin
Notes: on same memorial stone as his brother David. David's is a memorial stone, he being buried at the Marietta National Cemetery.
Per the IHS, Daniel was 5' 11 1/4 tall with light hair, blue eyes, and a miller by trade. 1860 census states he was born in Canada while his service records state New York.

 
 
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Janesville Daily Gazette
July 12 1862

In this city, July 11th, Daniel M. Davy, aged 20 years. Funeral [sic]tomarrow at 8 o'clock P.M. at the Baptist Church. Friends are invited to attend.


  69th Regiment, Illinois Infantry1

Organized at Camp Douglass, Chicago, Ill., and mustered in June 14, 1862, for three months. Assigned to guard duty at Camp Douglass till September. Mustered out September 27, 1862.

Regiment lost 13 by disease during service,

1 Source: National Park Service, Soldiers and Sailors System; "A Compendium of the War of the Rebellion" by Frederick H. Dyer,Cosmas; An Army for Empire : The United States Army in the Spanish American War by A. Graham, (Shippensburg, PA: White Mane Publishing Co., 1993).

 
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