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Carter, Ellery H.


Age: 19, credited to Waterford, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/9/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. A, 11th VT INF, m/o 10/11/62

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Birth: 1843, Littleton, NH
Death: 02/16/1918

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 1150
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 74156678


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/5/1863; widow Emma F. , 3/14/1918, NH
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Ellery H. Carter of Concord, N.H., Succumbs to Acute Indigestion.

Montpelier, Feb. 17. Ellery H. Carter of Concord, N.H., while visiting Mrs. S. H. Morey, his daughter, here, died suddenly yesterday afternoon. He ate his usual dinner, but was in acute pain a short time afterward, which seemed relieved until 3:30 when it developed again and he died in a few minutes. He was a Civil War veteran of the 11th Vermont regiment and a painter by trade. He leaves a wife of Concord, N.H., and one daughter, Miss Grace Carter of Foxboro, Mass. The funeral will be held at three o'clock this afternoon.

Source: Burlington Free Press, Feb. 21, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.