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Pettee, Jacob Leach

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 37, credited to Jay, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/4/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. C, 8th VT INF, wdd, Port Hudson, 6/14/63, d/dis 7/6/63 (dysentery)

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VITALS

Birth: 1824, Cambridge, VT
Death: 07/06/1863

Burial: Chalmette National Cemetery, Chalmette, LA
Marker/Plot: 44-3421
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 33501792

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Hannah F., 8/24/1863; minor, 7/15/1865
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

2nd Great Grandfather of Prudence Chadwick, Westport, MA

2nd Great Grandfather of Maxine Goodwin, Colorado Spring, CO

2nd Great Grandfather of James Pettis, Dover, NH

2nd Great Grandfather of Linda Knight, Lincolnville, ME

2nd Great Grandfather of Marsha Kadleck Bell, Wilmington, DE

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Chalmette National Cemetery, LA

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