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Warren, Jesse A.


Age: 25, credited to Bradford, VT
Unit(s): 1st NENG CAV, VRC
Service: enl, Lime, 11/4/61, m/i, 12/17/61, Pvt, Co. I. 1st New England CAV, pr CORP, 7/13/62, captured, Mountville, Va, prld '62, wdd, Kelly's Ford, 3/17/63, wdd, Auburn, 10/14/63, m/o 12/17/64, Washington, DC, Co. A, 7th VRC

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Birth: 1836, Lyme, NH
Death: 07/16/1886

Burial: Upper Plain Cemetery, Bradford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: R. N. Ward Jr.
Findagrave Memorial #: 95811500


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Mary A., 5/10/1888, 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: None


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Upper Plain Cemetery, Bradford, VT

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The death of Jesse A. Warren was a shock to our entire community, although he had been sick for nearly a year, and it was well understood that he could not survive long, yet the manner of his death was a shock. He was buried by Post Washburne of the G.A.R. He had been a member of the New England Cavalry Regiment, which was raised partly in Rhode Island and New Hampshire, He was three times wounded and had been in Libby prison, and carried a ball with him to the grave.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, July 22, 1886

Jesse A. Warren committed suicide at his home Friday morning last at five o'clock by stabbing to the heart with a pocket knife. Mr. Warren was laboring under mental derangement caused by a protracted and painful illness. It cast a sadness over this community where Mr. Warren was well known. The funeral was in charge of Washburn Post, G.A.R., Sunday, and was largely attended. His age was about 51 years.

Source: Bradford United Opinion, July 23, 1886
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.