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Easton, Chauncey C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Whitingham, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/17/63, m/i 1/5/64, Pvt, Co. H, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 11/12/1840, Whitingham, VT
Death: 04/06/1913

Burial: City Cemetery, Woodford, VT
Marker/Plot: 1
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 192513450

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/22/1888, VT; widow Fanny E., 9/30/1916, 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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

City Cemetery, Woodford, VT

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Chancy E. Easton

Bennington Banner
7 Apr 1913

C. C. EASTMAN DEAD

Native of Whitingham and Long a
resident of Woodford

Chauncey C. Eastman, aged 72 years, died early Sunday morning at his home on Branch street following a three years illness.

Mr. Eastman was a native of Whitingham and had resided in Bennington about 11 years. After leaving Whitingham he was for several years a resident of Woodford. He was a carpenter by trade, but had not been able to work for several years. He was twice married, his first wife being Miss Finnett Hicks of Jacksonville And the second Mrs. Fannie Kelly of Bennington. He was a member of the Union church of Woodford. The first marriage took place in 1867 and the second in 1902.

He was a veteran of the Civil war, having served in Company H, 8th Vermont volunteers. He enlisted from Whitingham in 1863 and served 18 months. Mr. Eastman was well known in the community and generally liked.

The funeral was held from the house Wednesday morning at 10 o'clock, Rev W.F. Meyer of the First Baptist church officiating. The burial will be in the Woodford cemetery.

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau

8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History