Stedman, Francis Cullen
Age: 20, credited to Orwell, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, VRC
Service: en. 9/3/61, m/i 9/16/61, PVT, Co. H, 5th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62; prld 8/3/62, reen 12/15/63, wdd 6/3/64, tr to VRC n.d., m/o 7/17/65
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Birth: 12/12/1840, Orwell, VT
Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Orwell, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 46677997
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Mountain View Cemetery, Orwell, VT
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The funeral of Francis Steadman held last Friday afternoon at the Congregational church was well attended. Rev. H.C. Newell of Middlebury conducted the service. John A. Logan Post G.A.R. attended in a body and acted as escort of honor. The bearers were R.S. Hall, W.C. Hack, B. E. French, and E.B. Wilcox. The burial was in Mountain View cemetery.
Source: Middlebury Register, October 19, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.