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Patten, George Anderson

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Franklin, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 8/31/64, m/i 8/31/64, Pvt, Co. K, 6th VT INF, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, m/o 6/19/65

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VITALS

Birth: 03/07/1846, Franklin, Vt
Death: 01/17/1930

Burial: Patten Cemetery, Franklin, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 77368597

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/29/1890, MT
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

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of Margaret Meunier, Franklin, VT

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BURIAL:

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Patten Cemetery, Franklin, VT

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Obituary

FRANKLIN
George Anderson Patten

George Anderson Patten died January 15 at the age of 83 years. He was born in Franklin, March 7, 11846, the son of Phillip and Mary (Harrington) Patten. He was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted in Company K, Sixth Vermont Regiment, in August, 1864. He was wounded in the battle of Cedar Creek in October of that year. He was at the capture of Richmond and received an honorable discharge in Washington, July 9, 1865. He went to Chicago in 1867 and remained in the west until 1909, when he returned to Vermont. The funeral was held Friday, January 17, at the Patten home. The Rev. L. C. Dibble officiated. Burial was in the family lot on the Patten farm.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, January 21, 1930
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.