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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Birth: abt 1842, Ontario, Canada
Burial: Spring Grove Cemetery, Hartford, CT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
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: 1870, 1880: Chazy, NY; 1890: Morristown, VT; 1900, 1910: Hartford, CT. Spring Grove Cemetery has no record of his burial.
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
2nd Great Grandfather of Judy Schlesselman, Belle Plaline, VA
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Spring Grove Cemetery, Hartford, CT
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Funeral of David Hewson Today
Source: Hartford Courant (CT), 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