Francis Xavier Garvin
March 11, 1860
National Archives - Pension Records
This document is a baptism certificate for Francis Xavier Garvin the child of George Garvin and Eliza
Makan his mother. He was baptised by Rev. J. Hunning at the St. Mary Star of the Sea, Diocese of St.
Augustine in Key West Florida on March 11, 1860. He was born August 22, 1859. His sponsors were
James Martinaly and Miss Whalton. The Rev. Felix Ghione certified the document on March 15, 1893.
The purpose of this document in the pension file was an attempt to get an additional pension for the
surviving spouse. George Garvin was a veteran of 34th USCT Company A.