Jacob Parker Gould, born May 15, 1822, in Stoneham, MA.
He was single and a civil engineer.
Mustered July 16, 1861, term 3 years, Captain, 13th Regiment, Company G.
Promoted to Major, termination of service, April 21, 1864.
Elected Colonal of 59th Regiment of Infantry, mustered April 24, 1864.
Wounded at battle of Petersburg, VA, July, 1864.
Died at Philadelphia, PA, August 22, 1864.
Remains brought to Stoneham.
Funeral services from Congregational Meeting House, Saturday, August 27, 1864.
Interred in Lindenwood Cemetery, Stoneham, MA.
Stoneham Historical Society Archives.
Record of Service of Stoneham Soldiers and Sailors
of the Civil War 1861-1865, Page 19.