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Sartwell, Erastus

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 27, credited to Swanton, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 12/18/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. F, 7th VT INF, m/o 10/10/62

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VITALS

Birth: 04/26/1834, Sheldon, VT
Death: 01/26/1908

Burial: Georgia Plains Cemetery, Georgia, VT
Marker/Plot: B163
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/13/1875
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

2nd Great Grandfather of Larry Tillotson, Cocoa, FL

3rd Great Grandfather of Ruth Anne Scaife Lucas, Shelton, CT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Georgia Plains Cemetery, Georgia, VT

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Erastus S. Sartwell

St. Albans Daily Messenger
St. Albans Vt., Monday January 27, 1908

Death if Erastus S. Sartwell

Erastus S. Sartwell, aged 74 years, died at the home of his son, Albert Sartwell, on Federal st., yesterday morning of pneumonia after only two days' illness. The funeral will be held at the house to-morrow afternoon at 2 o'clock. The Rev. Ralph Lowe, pastor of the Methodist Episcopal church will officiate and the body will be placed in the vault at the South Main street cemetery. Mr. Sartwell was a veteran of the Civil War, having been a member of the Seventh Vermont Regiment. He is survived by four daughters, Mrs. Emma Baker, Mrs. Alma Williams, and Mrs. Flora Tillotson, all of Derby, Conn., Mrs. Jennie Lyman, of Hartford, Conn.; and two sons, Judson, of Auburndale, Mass. and Albert, of this city; and by several grandchildren. He was a member of Jesse Jewett Post, No. 73, G.A.R., of Swanton. The Messenger is requested to say that it is hoped that many old comrades will attend the funeral.

Contributed by Bob Hackett.