California Genealogy and History Archives
Civil War Veterans
HANSON, JAMES W (1838-1912) CALIFORNIA, OAKHILL SAN JOSE (Monterey Daily Cypress November 23, 1912)
The funeral services of the late James William Hanson, who passed away on Saturday last, as held at the J.A. Pell funeral parlors yesterday afternoon, the funeral having been delayed pending the arrival Mr. Hanson’s eldest son who resides in Vancouver, B.C.
Rev. Edwin Moloney in a very touching address paid high tribute to the life of Mr. Hanson.
Mr. Hanson who as 74 years of age was a prominent and honored member of the Grand Army. The beautiful flag service was conducted by Mrs. W.C. Brown.
The remains will be taken to San Jose this morning for interment, the funeral being conducted under the Sheridan Dix Post of which Mr. Hanson was a member.
Besides his widow and the married son who is here from Vancouver, Mr. Hanson leaves to mourn his loss, a younger son and two daughters, the Misses Charlotta and Trixie Hanson and two brothers who reside in San Jose.
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|Researched and Compiled by :
Timothy P. Reese, PCC of Salinas , CA. & Robert L. Nelson ,PCC. of
Santa Cruz.CA. Both members of the “Sons of Union Veterans of the
Civil War”. Department of California & Pacific. Camp Abraham
Lincoln # 10. The Reese-Nelson CWV-MC Data Base