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Slayton, Edwin Hayes


Age: 26, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/19/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. B, 12th VT INF, dis/dsb 5/21/63

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Birth: 1835, Woodstock, VT
Death: 05/30/1913

Burial: Methodist Burying Ground, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Gail Blake
Findagrave Memorial #: 132197100


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/15/1887, VT; widow Lillie M., 10/5/1916, 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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia


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Methodist Burying Ground, Woodstock, VT

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Woodstock Notes

Edwin H. Slayton, one of Woodstocks older residents died at his home on Lincoln street Friday morning. He leaves a widow and three sons; Horace, of Woodstock; Leslie J., of Malden, Mass., and Herbert E., of Allston, mass. Mr. Slayton was a Carpenter and contractor and had built many houses in Woodstock. He was 78 years of age and a veteran of the CivilWar. The funeral will be held at his late residence on Sunday at 3.30. Interment at South Woodstock.

Source: Spirit of the Age, 31 May 1913
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux