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Elliott, George M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 12/3/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. B, 7th VT INF, m/o 3/14/66

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VITALS

Birth: 03/20/1847, Manchester, VT
Death: 03/11/1868

Burial: West Street Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/27/1914, VT, not approved; filed by imposter (see below)
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

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

West Street Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Additional Pension Information

We believe that an individual named Edwin B. Parker feloniously applied for this soldier's pension after the soldier had died, and was identified as an imposter. AFTER all valid pensions for our soldiers have been documented, we will research this further.

Photo

Pension, National Archives

Obituary

Rutland Daily Herald, March 12, 1868

Deaths. ELLIOTT - In Mendon on the 11th inst., of consumption, contracted while in the service of the United States, in the 7th Vt. Vols., George M., son of Martin D. Elliott of this place, aged 21 years and 10 months.
Funeral from his late residence in Mendon, tomorrow (Friday) at 10 o'clock a.m.

Courtesy of Jennifer Snoots.