127th New York Infantry
"The Monitors"
Edward Davis
1843 - 1862
Company I
Born: : 1843
Date of Death: November 9, 1862, from typhoid fever, at Regimental Hospital, Camp Bliss, Upton Hill, VA
Burial Location: Larsen Lane Cemetery, West Babylon, NY

Enlistment Date: August 18, 1862, at Huntington, to serve 3 years
Mustered In: September 8, 1862
Rank: Private

Description: 5 Feet 10 Inches Tall, Light Eyes, Light Hair, Light Complexion

Brother of John Davis who also served in the NY 127th Co. I.

Father’s Name: Lemuel
Mother’s Maiden Name: Sarah Dickerson

Occupations: Pre War: Boatman

Last Pension Rate: Received $110 bounty on enlistment

Sources:
Report of the Adjutant General New York
127th New York Volunteers By Franklin McGrath
Ancestry.com and Find A Grave.

Special Thanks to Grace Dalleva for bringing to my attention the burial locations of John and Edward Davis.
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