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Yott, Moses M.


Age: 0, credited to Ferrisburgh, VT
Unit(s): 1st LA INF
Service: Co. M, 1st LA INF (on tombstone)

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Birth: 1832, Canada
Death: 06/19/1900

Burial: North Ferrisburgh Cemetery, Ferrisburgh, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 42366123


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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: Imigrated 1839, naturalized 1870.


Great Granduncle of Robert Yott, Bath, NY

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North Ferrisburgh Cemetery, Ferrisburgh, VT

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Vergennes... Moses Yott, formerly of the Louisiana Tigers and a Democrat, repudiates Free Trade and favors Protection.

Source: Troy (NY) Daily Times, Wednesday Afternoon, July 18, 1888.

Vergennes... Dr. O. C. Gage, who has been an invalid for three months at the Stevens house, has gone with his family to New York, accompanied by his nurse, Moses Yott.

Source: Troy (NY) Daily Times, Monday Afternoon, Nov. 12, 1888.

Webmaster's Notes: Yott's headstone in North Ferrisburgh cemetery indicates service in the 1st Louisiana Infantry, which was called the Louisiana Tigers. In addition, his death certificate indicates he was a nurse.



Moses Yott, aged 68 years, died on Tuesday evening of last week. He was buried from his late residence on Friday afternoon. The services were conducted by Rev. J. M. Appleman, assisted by Rev. William Palmer of the Friend's society.

Source: Burlington Free Press, June 26, 1900
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.