Age: 23, credited to Dorset, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF, 1st VT LARTY, 2nd VT LARTY
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. C, 14th VT INF, wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, m/o 7/30/63; enl 12/24/63, m/i Pvt, 1st VT LARTY BTRY, 12/24/63, tr to 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, 7/13/64, pr CPL 10/11/64, m/o 7/31/65
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Birth: 12/06/1838, Ireland
Burial: St. Jerome Cemetery, Dorset, 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?: Not found
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)
Great Granduncle of Kathleen Connolly MacDonald, Conway, NH
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St. Jerome Cemetery, Dorset, VT
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Thomas Sheridan Passes Away After Short Illness of Neuralgia of Heart.
Another Civil War veteran passed away Memorial Day, Thomas Sheridan dying late yesterday afternoon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Patrick F. McBride, 5 Ridge Street. Mr. Sheridan had been ill a week with neuralgia of the heart and was thought to be improved Monday, but the intense heat is thought to have hastened the end.
Source: Manchester Journal, June 15, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.