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Robinson, Roswell Mears

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Highgate, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 3/18/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. A, 5th VT INF, pr CPL, wdd, Funkstown, 7/10/63, mwia, Wilderness, 5/5/64, d/wds 5/22/64, Parkers Store, Spotsylvanie Cty, VA

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VITALS

Birth: 12/16/1845, Swanton, VT
Death: 05/22/1864

Burial: East Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 30014261

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, Father Warren, 7/15/1890
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: Roswell and his brother Cephas were uncles of Warren Robinson Austin, US Senator from Vermont 1931-1946 and Ambassador to the UN 1946 - 1953.

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Granduncle of Elizabeth Conzelman, New Bern, NC

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BURIAL:

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East Highgate Cemetery, Highgate, VT

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Photo


Courtesy of Elizabeth Conzelman

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