Vermont Flag Site Logo

Learned, Alvah N.


Age: 18, credited to Fairfax, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 7/31/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. I, 10th VT INF, m/o 6/22/65

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations


Birth: 03/30/1845, Fairfax, VT
Death: 08/28/1916

Burial: Sanderson Corners Cemetery, Fairfax, VT
Marker/Plot: 386
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 24041798


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: GAR Post #27, 1907
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: 10th Vt. History off-site


(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)


Copyright notice


Sanderson Corners Cemetery, Fairfax, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


LEONARD/LEARNED, Alvah N. born in Fairfax, Vt. ca. 1845, son of Newton 7 Sarah (Dinsmore) Learned. He m. Ruth E. Carruth. He d. 27 Aug., 1916 (age 71). d. at the Soldier's Home in Bennington Sunday morning after a week's illness from cancer. He was for many years a great sufferer from rheumatism. He entered the soldier's home from Chester last April, is wife going to live with their eldest son in Massachusetts. He was for many years a leading farmer, living on the Butternut Hill Road. Surv: wife, (2) sons, Guy and Percy, and a daughter, Frances. (CIVIL WAR soldier) ... Father: Newton Merritt Learned, born Fairfax, Vt., 1 May, 1809, son of Asa & Apphia (Stickney) Learned. He m. in Fairfax, Vt., 17 May, 1840, Sarah Dinsmore.

Information provided by Linda M. Welch, Dartmouth College.

(Courtesty of Charles Anderson)

Members of Henry G.A.R. Post 27, Chester. Taken in 1907 at the home of Davidson Barr in Chester.
They were in attendance at the 50th Wedding Anniversary of Davidson and Ellen (Norton) Barr.

Back row: Jesse Parkhurst, Rev. Henry Crocker, Deacon Henry Bond, Daniel Davis
2nd row: Levi Bosworth, Luman Ballou, Alvah Learned, Albin Thompson, Unidentified
Front row: Davidson Barr, Alfred Archer, Clinton Willard, Hugh Henry

Previous Page