Apr 242016

Uncle Sam

Samuel Gardener Close (1887) was born in Stamford, Connecticut, the son of Samuel Gardner Close (1856) and Elizabeth Ilese Adamson.

He was drafted into the US Armed Forces at New Haven, Connecticut in 1917 … although he appeared to have a number of toes missing at the time!

You can see more in the Close Ancestry Trees.


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