Heselton, Abner C.
Age: 18, credited to Ludlow, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 2/28/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. C, 2nd VT INF, dis/dsb 1/14/63
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Birth: 10/1843, Andover, VT
Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/7/1863; widow Sarah L., 2/12/1906, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
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Abner C. Heselton died Saturday morning at his home on High street of a complication of diseases. He was 63 years of age. He was employed as a loom fixer in the Ludlow Woolen mills for many years but retired several years ago. He was a veteran of the Civil war enlisting February 28, 1862, in company C, 2d Vermont volunteers, and was discharged for disability January 14, 1863. He was past master of Black River lodge No. 85, F. And A. M., and a member of Okemo chapter, R. A. M. He leaves a widow and a son, C. A. Heselton. The funeral will be held at the house tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock, Rev. Richard Eddy of Boston officiating.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, January 20, 1906
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.