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Individual Record
Hewson, David
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 21, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/2/63, m/i 12/2/63, Pvt, Co. K, 11th VT INF, dsrtd 8/3/64

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VITALS
Birth: abt 1842, Ontario, Canada
Death: Before 1920

Burial: Spring Grove Cemetery, Hartford, CT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

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: 1870, 1880: Chazy, NY; 1890: Morristown, VT; 1900, 1910: Hartford, CT. Spring Grove Cemetery has no record of his burial.

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

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Judy Schlesselman, Belle Plaline, VA

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BURIAL:
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Spring Grove Cemetery, Hartford, CT
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and other veterans who may be buried there.



Funeral of David Hewson Today

Hartford Courant, Sunday February 18, 1917

The funeral of David Hewson, who died Friday evening at his home, No. 17 Atlantic street, Friday evening, will be held at the undertaking rooms of M. M. Clarkin, No. 1403 Main street, at 2 o'clock this afternoon. The burial will be in Spring Grove Cemetery. He was born in Vermont 69 years ago. He served in Company K, Eleventh Vermont Heavy Artillery, in the Civil War. He leaves his wife, one daughter, Mrs. Dorothy Sinclair of Hartford, and three sons Henry and John Hewson of this city, and Clayton S. Hewson of New Haven.

Courtesy of Heidi McColgan