Age: 26, credited to Pittsford, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/19/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. G, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63
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Birth: 10/1843, Rutland, VT
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 36344410
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/26/1890; VT
Portrait?: Co. G, 12th VVI Reunion
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia
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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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Rutland Daily Herald, April 30, 1926:
Robert Elliott, 85, died yesterday afternoon at 3:45 o'clock at the home of Mrs. William H. Elliott, his daughter-in-law, 195 Adams street. He was a veteran of the Civil war, having belonged to Company G, 12th Vermont Volunteer infantry. He leaves no near relatives except Mrs. Elliott, his wife, Ellen E. Elliott, 81, having died last Friday.
The funeral will be held at the house tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock. The burial will be in Evergreen cemetery.
Contributed by Jenn
Contributed by Jen Snoots.
Note: A picture of this soldier is available in the 12gr9112th Vermont Group Photograph.