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CITY'S OLDEST WAR VETERAN IS TAKEN BY DEATH Samuel T. Lawrence Dies at Age of 98 Years. Would Have Marked 100th 1 Birthday Tico Years Hence FIREMAN IN EARLY DAYS Joined Volunteer In Hii Youth and j Fought Stubborn Front Street j Fire Served with Engineers in Civil War Before Lee Gavs Up. Sauipel T. Lawrence, the olden Civil-war Civil-war Civil-war veteran iu Korhester and one of the oiiier trterans in Nw York 'ate, !:! yesterday at bin home. No. 4o2 Mainli,i Ktreet, aed OS years, t'unrral services, in which t'ivil-niir t'ivil-niir t'ivil-niir vetemn nf Mi.itm.. oocnly will take lrt, will be helil at 2 rt'clock tomorrow afternoon a No. "1 I.ake avenue. Interment will be made iu Mount Hope cemetery. Mr. Ijiwrence was born in Stillinicr. Saratoga entinty, in JXH. His' father foiiKbt miller the American 0.ii on (lie hillh eras in the War of 1M2 with England. England. Mr. fjiwrenre rame to K,nhter V J! vi r I SAMUEL T. LAWRENCE.