Four Severance brothers from Russell, St Lawrence County, NY served in the Civil War.

Two of them survived.

Two – Gersham, age 19 (60th New York Infantry) and William, 26 (23rd Ohio Infantry)  – were killed in Maryland in September 1862.

I would like to hear more about this family. Anyone?


The image here is a c. 1900 postcard in the collection of the St. Lawrence County Historical Association.

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