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Teachout, Alva M.


Age: 18, credited to Calais, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/10/64, m/i 8/10/64, Pvt, Co. I, 11th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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Birth: 04/23/1847, Calais, VT
Death: 05/14/1920

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 76903891


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/1/1889, 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: None

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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Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT

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A. M. Titchout Dies of Injuries in Accident in Which His Wife Was Killed.

Vergennes, May 14. A. M. Titchout of Montpelier died early this morning at the Stevens House from injuries received in the auto accident yesterday afternoon near the residence of W. H. Dean in Ferrisburg, when Mrs. Titichout was instantly killed. Mr. Titchout never regained consciousness. The other members of the party Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Richotte and Delbert Persons are comfortable this morning.

The bodies of Mr. and Mrs. Titchout were sent today at noon to Montpelier, where burial will be made in the Bliss cemetery, East Calais.

Alvin M. Titchout was born 73 years ago at Calais and had always lived in Washington county. He was a veteran of the Civil War a member of Company I, 11th Vermont, and a member of Brooks Post, G.A.R., Montpelier. He was a par commander of Stowe Post, North Calais, and was a delegate from Brooks Post to the annual State encampment at Rutland, from where he was returning when he met with the accident that resulted in his death. Mrs. Titchout was Isabella Colburn of Calais. They are survived by two daughters, Mrs. Frank LeBarron and Mrs. Delbert Persons of Calais, and one brother, Melvin Titchout of Athol, Mass., besides 14 grand children.

Mr. and Mrs. Titichout and Mr. Persons accompanied the bodies of Mr. and Mrs. Titchout to Montpelier. Thomas Titchout of Burlington, a cousin of Mr. Titchout, was in town today.

Source: Burlington Free Press, May 20, 1920
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.