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Chapman, George S.


Age: 35, credited to Moretown, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. B, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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Birth: 1827, Stockholm, NY
Death: 03/24/1899

Burial: Jones Brook Cemetery, Moretown, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 38162134


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/31/1886; widow Agnes, 4/8/1899, VT
Portrait?: 13th History
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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Jones Brook Cemetery, Moretown, VT

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(Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865)


GEORGE S. CHAPMAN was born in Stockholm. N". Y.. and enlisted from the town of Moretown. He was 3.5 years old and married. He was -5 ft. 10 in. in height and well proportioned. He made an excellent soldier, one of the best. He was kind hearted and true and ready for every duty as it came along. He was a farmer and resided in the easterly part of Moretown both before and after his army service. He married Miss Strong, two children. Lizzie and . Addie were the fruit of this union; second wife, Amelia Alexander, 1 son, Perley. He died in Northfield. February 24, 1899, but had lived most of the time since his discharge in Moretown.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 460



George W. Chapman died at his home at the Center at 8 o'clock last Friday evening, of bronchitis and heart disease, aged 76 years. The deceased was a veteran of the late war, and belonged to William H. Boynton post, G. A. R. The remains were taken to Moretown on Monday for interment.

Source: Argus and Patriot, March 1, 1899.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.