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Carlisle, Edwin Martin


Age: 19, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 6th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. E, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 3/6/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. E, 6th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, dis/dsb 12/31/62

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Birth: 03/06/1842, Plymouth, VT
Death: 07/06/1925

Burial: North Street Cemetery, Chester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 38203303


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/21/1863; widow Nancy J. W., 7/16/1925, 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


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North Street Cemetery, Chester, VT

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Death of Edwin M. Carlisle

Edwin Martin Carlisle, a veteran of the Civil war, was born in Chester March 6, 1842, the son of Ara and Eliza Staples Carlisle. He had two brothers and three sisters, one sister, Mrs. Jennie Chandler of Brattleboro is still living. In 1866 he married Nancy Jane Wood of Rockingham who survives him. Two children were born to them, Mrs. C. F. Dorand of this town and Fred, who died three years ago. For the past year Mr. Carlisle has been in poor health and death was due to a shock with other complications. He died on Monday, July 6th. The funeral was held at his late home on Wednesday by Rev. Fannie E. Austin assisted by Rev. George W. Perry officiating with burial in North street cemetery. Members of the S. of V. acted as bearers. Those from out of town to attend were Mrs. Gertrude Carlisle of White River Junction and Mr. and Mrs. John Newcomb of Fitchburg, Mass. Mr. Carlisle is one of our oldest citizens and having always lived in town will be much missed.

Source: Vermont Journal, July 17, 1925.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.