From the Pittsburgh Press, 8/4/1908 (Pittsburgh, PA):
New Castle, Pa., August 4. -- Amos Martin, aged 110 years, died here last evening at the home of his stepdaughter, Mrs. Daniel Looney, where he had lived for many years. He was a veteran of the Mexican and Civil wars. He was born in Scotland and went to Canada when 6 years old with his uncle. He located later in Philadelphia and enlisted there in the Mexican war. During the Civil war he served with the One Hundredth Pennsylvania Volunteers.