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Ordway, George Blanchard

Age: 18, credited to Chelsea, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 4/22/61, m/i 6/20/61, PVT, Co. E, 2nd VT INF, reen 12/21/63, pr SGT 2/7/65, m/o 7/15/65

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Birth: 1842, Chelsea, VT
Death: 1897

Burial: Greenlawn Cemetery, Swanville, ME
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 74803864
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, Italo Collection
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

2nd Great Grandfather of Edith Jackson, Raynham, MA

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Greenlawn Cemetery, Swanville, ME

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and other veterans who may be buried there.

(Gibson Collection)


Mrs. Sophronia Ordway was recently absent to attend the funeral of her son, George Blanchard Ordway, who died in Swanville, Me., on the 21st, ult. . The family came to this town when the deceased was seven years old, and he is well remembered by older residents. His age was fifty-five, and he was a prominent man in the town in which he lived. .
Vermont Watchman, Nov. 10, 1897

Courtesy of Deanna French