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Sargent, Albert

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Marshfield, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. C, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1842, Tunbridge, VT
Death: 11/16/1913

Burial: South Royalton Cemetery, Royalton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 95912437

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/22/1890, 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

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South Royalton Cemetery, Royalton, VT

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BIOGRAPHY

ALBERT SARGENT volunteered from the town of Marshfield, Vt., in September, 1862, and joined Company C. His age was 20. He was a fair average of the boys who had enlisted into the East Montpelier Company. Was mustered in and out of the service with his company and regiment. He died in South Royalton, Vermont, a number of years ago, and is buried in that town.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 508

Obituary

Death of Albert Sargent

Mr. Albert Sargent, who had been a resident of South Royalton for 33 years, died last Sunday morning of pneumonia after a short illness. A few days before his attack, he had moved to Lebanon, N. H., to be with his son, Edward, and family. He was a son of William B., and Mahala Noyes Sargent of Tunbridge. He was born in Tunbridge March 3, 1842, was 71 years, 8 months old and was the fourth of eleven children of the family and the second to have passed away, of whom nine survive him Mark J. and Henry W. of South Royalton, Mrs. Martha Ordway and Marcellus of Boston, Mrs. Jennie Wheeler of Claremont, N. H., Mrs. Abbie Patten, Mrs. Jessie Billings and George Sargent of Sharon, Foster J. Sargent of West Franklin, N. H. The youngest, Mrs. Marcellus Robinson of Strafford, died April 5, 1912.

The funeral was held Tuesday at the Congl church, South Royalton, at 2:30 p. m., Rev. J. G. Haigh officiating and burial in the village cemetery beside his wife, who died Dec. 21, 1905. The bearers were Fred Billings, William Patten, H. C. Sargent, Fred Sargent, George Harrington and W. M. Sargent.

Mr. Sargent leaves a son, Edward, wife and two grandsons, with whom he has lived since the death of his wife. He was a member of Orville Bixby post, G. A. R., having served in the 13th Vermont regiment from 1862 to '63.

Source: Bethel Courier, November 20, 1913.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.