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Individual Record
Cheney, Charles B.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 22, credited to Morristown, VT
Unit(s): 26th NY CAV
Service: enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, PVT, Co. M, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS
Birth: 1842, Unknown
Death: 12/12/1867

Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Morristown, VT
Marker/Plot: 7
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None

Note: After the Saint Albans Raid on October 19, 1864, Vermont raised two companies of cavalry to help guard the Canadian border; there were known as Frontier Cavalry, Companies F and M, but technically they were part of the 26th New York Cavalry.

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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

Tombstone

Mountain View Cemetery, Morristown Corners, VT

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Obituary

Guildhall --- Charles Cheney, formerly of this town. died at Randolph, N. H. last week. His remains were brought here for burial Monday morning, and interred in the old cemetery. His age was 81 years, 9 months. He had made his home for several years past in Auburn, ME.

Essex County Herald, August 31, 1900

Courtesy of Deanna French.