Santa Cruz County History - People

Old Soldiers: Santa Cruz County Civil War Veterans
by Robert L. Nelson

CAPLATZI, JOSEPH N (1832-1892)

Santa Cruz Surf (August 9, 1892)

Headstone of Joseph N Caplatzi
Joseph N. Caplatzi
Old Holy Cross Cemetery


CAPLATZI, Joseph in this city Aug 7 1892 Joseph N Caplatzi, a native of Switzerland, aged 60 years five months.

Funeral from the Catholic Church on Tuesday at 10:00 AM. Friends and acquaintances respectfully invited.

Santa Cruz Sentinel (August 9, 1892)


J.F. Reynolds Post G.A.R.- Comrades, you are requested to meet at the Post room today, Tuesday, Aug 9th, at 9 o'clock A.M., for the purpose of attending the funeral of our deceased comrade, J.N. Caplatzi. All Comrades are invited to attend...Geo. W. Newhall, Com.

Santa Cruz Surf (August 10, 1892)

Card of Thanks

We, the family of the late J.N. Caplatzi desire to return our heartfelt thanks to the friends and neighbors who so kindly assisted us in the last hours of a beloved husband and father, and to the members of J.F. Reynolds Post G.A.R. for performing the last military honors to their deceased comrade.... Mrs. J.N. Caplatzi

Editor's Note: Tombstone indicates Joseph Caplatzi was a member of MI, 8 Inf, and CO C.

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