Seaver, Warren Joseph
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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Birth: 08/14/1831, Stowe, VT
Burial: Old Yard Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French/Barb Baraw
Findagrave Memorial #: 89443502
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/11/1882, VT
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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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
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.
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.