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McKnight, Carroll A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Wolcott, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/18/62, m/i 12/15/63, Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, dsrtd from 13 Inf, sentenced to serve 9 months from n.d.of muster, wdd, 6/4/64, m/o 10/27/64

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VITALS

Birth: 03/01/1840, Calais, VT
Death: 04/04/1907

Burial: Woodbury Center Cemetery, Woodbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 114465747

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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Woodbury Center Cemetery, Woodbury, VT

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Obituary

A LEADING CITIZEN

Carroll McKnight, one of the best known citizens of this place died this forenoon at ten o'clock of pleurisy. He was a veteran of the Civil War, having been a member of the 11th Vermont. He held many town offices, and was also representative to the state legislature.

Source: Barre Daily Times, April 5, 1907

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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