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Giffin, Seth Willey Hatch

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Colchester, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/6/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. D, 13th VT INF, dis/dsb 1/12/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1832, Hardwick, VT
Death: 09/12/1897

Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 16
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 71365592

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/26/1880; widow Mary, 10/23/1897, 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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Thomas H. Giffin, Rutland, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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BIOGRAPHY

SETH W. H. GRIFFIN

Although a large, strong looking man was not able to endure the hardships and exposure of soldier life in the field. His health failed to such an extent that he was discharged from the service Jan. 12, 1863. He died Sept. 13, 1897.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 532