Age: 33, credited to Bradford, VTVITALS
Birth: 07/23/1827, Boston, MAADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Upper Plain Cemetery, Bradford, VT
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New York Times
Jan. 6, 1903
Ex-Gov. Farnham of Vermont Dead
Bradford, Vt. - Jan. 5. - Ex-Gov. Roswell Farnham died at his home here to-day. He was Governor of the State from 1880 to 1882, during which time, with his staff, he represented Vermont at the Yorktown celebration. During the civil war he was Lieutenant Colonel of the Twelfth Vermont Regiment.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.
Prentiss C. Dodge, compiler, Encyclopedia Vermont Biography Ullery Publishing Company, Burlington, Vt., 1912, p. 45.
Source: Silas McKeen, A History of Bradford, Vermont, …" J. D. Clark & son, Montpelier, Vt., 1875, pp. 377-380.
Check out this soldier's correspondence in the "Roswell Farnham Correspondence" Collection at the UVM Libraries Center for Digital Initiatives "Vermonters in the Civil War" Collection