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Sherman, Abraham

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 38, credited to Readsboro, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 8/16/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. A, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Charles Town, 8/21/64, tr to VRC 12/20/64, m/o 7/1/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/24/1823, Savoy, MA
Death: 03/24/1887

Burial: Heartwellville Cemetery, Readsboro, VT
Marker/Plot: 14
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 31810852

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

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Ralph B. Sherman, Jr., Castleton, NY

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Heartwellville Cemetery, Readsboro, VT

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Obituary

North Adams Transcript
March 31,1887

The second death was that of Abraham Sherman, who died Thursday, March 24th. He was a member of Co. A, 2d Vermont Regiment, during the late war. He was a good soldier; was wounded at Charles Town, (W)Va. The funeral was held at the Union church, the Rev. Colesworthy of Reads- boro preaching the sermon. There was a large delegation present from the A.L. Pike Post, G.A.R., of which he was a member.

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau

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