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Walton, Edward

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. C, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 12/20/1830, Burlington, VT
Death: 12/26/1917

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 56
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 35549009

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/8/1890, VT
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

Edward Walton.

Edward Walton, a veteran of the Civil War, and a life-long resident of this city, died yesterday morning about seven o'clock at the home of his nephew, Arthur W. Hill, at 373 South Union street. Mr. Walton was born in Burlington November 20, 1830, being the son of Joseph H. Walton and Ann Little Walton.

He enlisted at Burlington on August 23, 1862, in Company C. 17th regiment, Vermont Volunteers, and was mustered out July 14, 1863.

He is survived by four sisters, Mrs. Abram Platt of New York, Mrs. William Brinsmaid of Freeport, Ill., Mrs. C. H. Cutting of Allentown, Pa., and Mrs. Ellen W. hill of Burlington. His brother, William, died a few years ago. Mr. Walton never married.

Source: Burlington Free Press, Dec. 27, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.