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Ellsworth, Josephus


Age: 22, credited to Underhill, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. F, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl 8/31/64, m/i 8/31/64, Pvt, Co. A, 2nd VT INF, m/o 6/19/65

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Birth: 05/16/1842, Cambridge, VT
Death: 10/01/1892

Burial: Valley Cemetery, Underhill, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 79873858


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/10/1880; widow EllenP., 6/26/1893, 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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Valley Cemetery, Underhill, VT

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Son of Aaron and Roana (Elmer) Ellsworth, was born in Cambridge, Vt., May 6th, 1842. Educated in the common schools. A farmer by occupation. Enlisted from Underhill, Vt., September 10, 1862, in Company F, 13th Vt. Vol. Inf. Mustered in October 10, 1862. Wounded at Gettysburg; mustered out July 21, 1863. Again enlisted August 31, 1864, in Company A, 2nd Vt. Vol. Inf., and mustered out June 19, 1865. Married Ellen P. Dickinson November 26, 1863, and by this union lour sons and one daughter have been born to them. Died at his home in Cambridge, Vt., October 1, 1892, and is buried at Pleasant Valley, Vt.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 574



Josephus Ellsworth of Pleasant Valley died Friday night. He was a G.A.R. comrade.

Source: Burlington Clipper, October 6, 1892
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.