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Taylor, Levi


Age: 21, credited to Wolcott, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. E, 13th VT INF, dsrtd before muster; enl 8/18/62, m/i 12/15/63, Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, found to be deserter, sentenced to serve 9 months from muster, m/o 9/15/64

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Birth: 12/30/1841, Wolcott, VT
Death: 03/23/1916

Burial: Fairmount Cemetery, Wolcott, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 136168508


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/28/1882, VT; widow Louisa W., 5/4/1916, 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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Fairmount Cemetery, Wolcott, VT

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Levi Taylor

St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record

March 29, 1916

St. Johnsbury Center

Death of Levi Taylor

Levi Taylor died Thursday afternoon Mar. 23 at his home of pneumonia after an illness of only one week. Mr. Taylor was born in Wolcott, Dec. 30, 1842. He was a veteran of the Civil war, enlisting in the 11th Vt. Regiment, Co. C, and was also a member of the Morrisville Masonic lodge for the past 42 years. He was twice married, first to Lucy Spiller who died in 1870. Two children were born to them, Carol Taylor of Morrisville and Frank Taylor of Brockton, Mass. In 1873 he married Louisa Wedge of Wolcott who now survives him. Two children were born to them Mrs. Lizzie Benson of Stowe and Clinton G. Taylor with whom he lived. He is also survived by three aged sisters, Mrs. Nancy Andrus, Mrs. Delia Davis and Mrs. Priscilla Franklin, and one brother, Henry Taylor, all of Wolcott, and several grandchildren. A short service was held at his home here Friday afternoon, then the remains were taken to Wolcott, where the funeral was held in the Congregational church Saturday at 2 p.m., conducted by Rev. J. Q. Angeli of west Burke and the Masonic order. The burial was in the family lot in Wolcott.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.