Vermont Flag Site Logo

Individual Record
Sheldon, George W.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 27, credited to Mount Tabor, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/8/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65 Depot

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS
Birth: 08/06/1834, Chester, VT
Death: 11/28/1903

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: 11
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Gibson Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home

Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Granduncle of Debra Case Donovan, Londonderry, NH

2nd Great Granduncle of Carol A. Sheldon Horton, Rutland, VT

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

BURIAL:
Copyright notice
Tombstone

Tombstone

Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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





(Gibson Collection)