Age: 28, credited to Williston, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. F, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63
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Birth: 08/23/1833, Williston, VT
Burial: East Williston Cemetery, Williston, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 37516402
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/25/1880
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site
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East Williston Cemetery, Williston, VT
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Son of John and Nancy (Brewster) Patten, was born in Williston, Vt., September 23, 1833. Educated in the common schools. Enlisted from Williston, Vt., September 10, 1862, as a private in Company F, i:3th Vt. Vol. Inf. Mustered into the service October 10, 1862. and did a gun soldier's duty until mustered out July 21, 1863. Married September, 1863, Mary Ann Wilson, and by this union three children have been born to us. A farmer by occupation. Residence, Williston, Vermont.
Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 578
James Patten died at the residence of his only child, Henry Patten of Williston, May 22 after an illness of three weeks, aged 78.
The funeral will be held at his late home Friday afternoon at 3 o'clock with interment in Williston.
Source: Burlington Daily News, 23 May 1912
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux