Fuge, Patrick

Oregon City Enterprise, Friday, November 23, 1906
Patrick Fuge of Mt. Pleasant Dies Suddenly of Heart Failure

The funeral of Patrick Fuge of Mt. Pleasant was held Monday morning at 11 o’clock and interment was in the Mountain View cemetery. The local post of the G. A. R. attended the burial.

Mr. Fuge was well Saturday afternoon and went to his home at Mt. Pleasant, but was suddenly stricken down when he got to his house with heart failure. He was a Civil War veteran, having served in Co. B 129th Illinois, for three years. He was born at Queenstown, Ireland, in 1830, and came to this country at the age of 17. He came to Oregon City in April, 1901. A wife and two sons survive, Charles and Clark.

Morning Oregonian article, November 20, 1906, adds that he was wounded at Averysboro, North Carolina.


Company Roster, Co B, 129th Illinois Infantry: Fuge, Patrick, Private,  Date of Muster: Sep. 8, 1861, Wounded, absent at M. O. of Reg.

Civil War Pension Index: Fuge, Patrick
Widow: Fuge, Christiana
B 129 Ill Inf.
1865 July 19, Invalid, Application: 780344, Certificate: 68351
1906 Nov 30, Widow, Application: 859290, Certificate: 622491, Oregon

Name: Patrick Fuge
Residence: Illinois
Enlistment Date: 11 Aug 1862
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Illinois
Was Wounded?: Yes
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company B, Illinois 129th Infantry Regiment on 08 Sep 1862. Mustered out on 08 Jun 1865 at Washington, DC.
Death Date: 17 Nov 1906
Death Place: Clackamas County, Oregon
Sources: Illinois: Roster of Officers and Enlisted Men, Research by Harold Slavik

Name: Patrick Fuge
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Illinois
Regiment: 129th Regiment, Illinois Infantry
Company: B
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private
Film Number: M539 roll 31


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