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Seaver, Warren Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. E, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 08/14/1831, Stowe, VT
Death: 11/07/1902

Burial: Old Yard Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French/Barb Baraw
Findagrave Memorial #: 89443502

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/11/1882, 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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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Old Yard Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Biography

WARREN J. SEAVER was from the town of Stowe. Mustered out July 21st, 1863. Died November 7th, 1902 at Stowe.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 559

Biography

WARREN J. SEAVER, born in Stowe, aged 31; was enrolled in Co. E., 13th Vt. Reg., Sept 8, '62, mustered in as a private, Oct 10.'62, at Brattleboro; afterwards detailed as musician in 2d Brigade Band; Last April, '63, sick with chronic diarrhea, sent to camp, regimental hospital being full; Major Boynton kindly took him in his quarters, where he remained, not needing medical assistance so much as home, the place of which the Major endeavored to supply;after 2 months returned to duty, was mustered out with his regiment, July 21, '63. Seaver says:" Too much cannot be said of a good man in the army," and speaks in this connection in high terms of Major Boynton and Surgeon Woodward, of the 14th Regt. This soldier received $25 government bounty, $50 from the town, and $5 from individuals; served 10 mos, 13da.

Hemenway's Historical Gazetteer, 1871, ii:762

Submitted By: Deanna French.

Obituary

Warren Seaver died last Friday of Brights disease. He had been failing for several years and had been confined to the house about two months. He was seventy-one years of age and in his younger days was a music teacher of piano and organ and a painter by trade.He was a musician in the 2nd Brigade Band during the Civil War. The funeeral was held Sunday at 2 o'clock at his late home. Mrs. Paul of Morrisville officiated.

Source: The Waterbury Record, 11 Nov 1902
By: Deanna French.