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George, Moses

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. F, 3rd VT INF, pow 4/16/62, prld 5/11/62, m/o 5/22/62; enl 11/28/63, m/i 12/16/63, Pvt, Co. H, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. D, 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/05/1841, Woodstock, VT
Death: 08/10/1925

Burial: Village Cemetery, Hartland, VT
Marker/Plot: 228
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 130383949

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Hartland Village Cemetery, Hartland, VT

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Moses George

The Vermont Journal, August 21, 1925

Hartland.

Moses George, a Civil War veteran, died at his home this week, aged 84. He was cared for by his daughter and grandchildren. He was born in Woodstock, June 5, 1841 and enlisted in 1861 in Company F, Third Vermont Volunteers. He was wounded at Lee's Mills in May 1862. Later he was sent home as a paroled prisoner of war. He afterward enlisted in Company D., 1st Regiment of Vermont heavy artillery in 1863; then got his second discharge in 1865. He was a charter member of George C. Randall Post, G.A.R., No. 82 of Woodstock and remained in that Post until his death. He was always ready to lend a helping hand to comrade, friend or neighbor. His first wife was Susan Paine of Woodstock. From his first marriage the following children were born: Fred of Bridgewater Corners, Jennie, who died at 14, and Charles, who died in infancy. His second wife was Jane L. Sanderson of Hartland. The second marriage was blessed with two children, Susie M., (Mrs. W. E. Fallon of Hartland Four Corners); and Charles E., of West Lebanon, N. H. His two sons, Fred E., and Charles E., survive, also his daughter Mrs. Fallon.

Other surviving relatives are; two grandsons, F. M. Fallon and W. H. Maynard of Bridgewater, six granddaughters and eight great grandchildren.

The bearers were: C. E. George, F.M. Fallon, W. H. Maynard and George Maynard.

Those from out of town who attended the funeral were: Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Maynard, son, Mr. and Mrs. C. G. Hutton and Dudley Fallon of Georges Mills, William Colby and Miss Etta Colby of South Woodstock, Captain Horace French of West Lebanon, N. H., and Mrs. Natalie Cushing of Woodstock.

Rev. Lucius R. Paige, summer pastor at the Universalist church, officiated. Lyman F. Cabot of Windsor conducted the funeral.

Contributed by Cathy Hoyt.

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