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Old Soldiers: Santa Cruz County Civil War Veterans
by Robert L. Nelson
COLMAN, NATHANIEL (1834-1927)
Santa Cruz Sentinel (March 4, 1927)
DIED: COLMAN- at Twin Lakes, March 3 1927, Nathaniel Colman aged 93 years
Aged Resident Passes Away
Dr. Nathaniel R. Colman, a 94 year old Civil War veteran and surgeon, passed away suddenly from heart failure yesterday at 3:34 Am. at the home of near relatives on Fifth street Twin Lakes.
The remains were forwarded from C.C. Chase Mortuary to Los Gatos for interment Friday.
Santa Cruz Sentinel (March 8, 1927)
Funeral Rites For W.R. Colman
The funeral services over Nathaniel R. Colman, who died at Twin Lakes, were held on Saturday afternoon at Los Gatos, at the Presbyterian Church, the pastor Rev. Mr. Wintler, officiating. The burial was at the Los Gatos cemetery.
He was 93 years of age, and native of Maine, and a member of E.O.C. Ord., No. 82 G.A.R.
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