Acton Memorial Library
Charles Hanscom, after only a weeks illness, died of typhoid pneumonia on Tues. morning, aged 62 years. He was for many years in the employ of John Fletcher & Sons, later in the store of M.E. Taylor & Co., and in all the relations of life above reproach and respected by all who knew him. He served as a soldier in the late war and was buried from the church on Friday p.m. under the auspices of the Isaac Davis Post G.A.R.