Ladeau, John Burton
Age: 18, credited to Hinesburg, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: recruit - enl 8/4/64, m/i 8/4/64, Pvt, Co. D, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/16/65
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Birth: 02/1842, Charlotte, VT
Burial: St. Leo Cemetery, Leominster, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Ester, 3/18/1901, MA
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)
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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John B. Ladeau
NEWS & CITIZEN:JAN. 25, 1919
JOHN B. LADEAU
John B. Ladeau, who died January 7th after an illness of eight weeks, was buried the following Thursday at Morristown Corners.
John Bapitiste Ladeau was born June 14, 1843, in Hinesburg, a son of Francis andd Josie Ladeau. He followed blacksmithing before the war. August 7, 1862 he enlisted in Hinesburg as a private in Co. D, 11t Vt., or 1st Heavy Artillery, and was mustered into service Sept. 1, '62, under Captain U.A. Woodbury. The regiment, under the command of Col. J.M. Warner, was assigned to the Vt. Brigade, 2d Div., 6th Corps. They were occupied constructing and garrsoning Forts Slocum, Stevens, and Totten, and participated in the Battles of Spottsylvania, Cold harbor, Weldon Railroad, , Charleston, Gilberts Ford, and Opequan. he was confined in hospitals at Hayward, Washington, Baltimore, and York, Pa., and was honorably discharged June 24, 1865, by reason of the close of the war.
Jan 22d, 1868, he married Amanda Gauthier at Fairfield and lived and farmed in Hyde Park, Wolcott, and Piermont, N.H.. Children by this wife were Andrew D., Eugene P., Cordelia F., and Georgianna D. This wife died at Piermont, N.H., in 1875. Georgianna, then a few years old, was taken by her aunts, Misses Alma and Nellie Gauthier, who brought her up.
May 14, 1881, he married Mary Jane Lambert and lived and farmed in Piermont, and Morristown, coming to Hyde Park 12 years ago. To this union five children were born; Lila L.Luther l.Lillian E., Lincoln D., and Agnes M..
Besides his wife he is survived by five children, 17 grandchildren two brothers, and three sisters. The brothers are, Joseph of Baldwinsville, and Charles of Orford. The sisters are Mrs. Rose Jacobs of Ryegate, Mrs. Mary Aiken, of Worcester, Mass., and Mrs. Jesse Ladeau of Claremont, N.H. The children are, Andrew, of Randolph, Mrs. Cordelia Marckres of Branch.Mrs. Thomas Finnegan of Hyed Park, Leon Ladeau of Boston, Mrs. Willard Jewett of Bristol, N.H., and Agnes at home.
Submitted by: Deanna French.