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Westover, Silas
Age: 23, credited to Richford, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/23/64, m/i 9/23/64, Pvt, Co. A, 6th VT INF, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65 (gsw, left hand), dis/dsb, 6/12/65

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Birth: 04/17/1842, Canada
Death: 05/04/1899

Burial: Mount Hope Cemetery, Northfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathryn Gray

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Anna, 5/24/1899, VT (not approved due to remarriage 1/2/1901)
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: Headstone photographed in 1977, no footstoness noted at that time.

3rd Great Grandfather of Kathryn Gray, Hillsboro, NH

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Mount Hope Cemetery, Northfield, VT

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and other veterans who may be buried there.


Chas. Haile Post 95, Montgomery, Vermont

Taken on the steps of the Baptist Church 1889

The last man on the right in the second row is Silas Westover (marked by an X).

Courtesy of Kathryn Gray, Silas' 3rd great granddaughter.