Age: 19, credited to Bridport, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: substitute - enl 6/30/64, m/i 6/30/64, PVT, Co. A, 5th VT INF, m/o 6/29/65
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Birth: 1844, Canada
Burial: St. Genevieve Cemetery, Shoreham, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 42913141
Alias?: None noted
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)
Grandfather of Elizabeth Swenor Pratt, Middlebury, VT
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St. Genevieve Cemetery, Shoreham, VT
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Civil War Veteran Dies At Home of Son In Whiting – Funeral Tuesday
MIDDLEBURY, Jan. 27. – Frederick Clayton Swenor died yesterday at the home of his son, Clarence Swenor, in Whiting. He was a Civil War Veteran and was born at Chazy, N.Y., on March 28, 1844.
He is survived by two brothers, John Swenor of Middlebury and Abraham Swenor of Burlington; four sons, Clarence and Frank of Whiting, Clifford of Orwell and Frederick of Shoreham; two daughters, Sophia of Hartford, Conn., and Mrs. Leo Ryan of Whiting; 28 grandchildren and 26 great grandchildren.
The funeral services will be held Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock at St. Genevieve's Church, Shoreham, with burial in St. Genevieve's cemetery.
Source: Burlington Free Press, January 28, 1935
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.