Cannon, Stilman P.
Age: 22, credited to Lunenburg, VT
Unit(s): 10th NH INF, VRC
Service: enl, Manchester, NH, 8/6/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. C, 10th NH INF, 9/1/62, pr SGT, tr to 168 Co., 2nd Btln, VRC 4/19/64, m/o 9/5/65, Cincinatti, OH
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Birth: 10/25/1839, Lunenburg, VT
Burial: Pine Grove Cemetery, Manchester, NH
Marker/Plot: Next to GAR Plot
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 8403709
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/29/1875; widow Nellie F., 4/4/1917, NH
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)
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Pine Grove Cemetery, Manchester, NH
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Ex-Alderman Stillman P. Cannon, for 30 years an overseer in the Amoskeag mills of Manchester, N.H., and a native of St. Johnsbury, died in Manchester March 29 at the age of 77 years. He was a sergeant of Co. C, 10th N.H. volunteers, and was the last man to be discharged from his company at the expiration of the Civil war. Most of Mr. Cannon's life was spent in Manchester.
Source: Barre Times, April 2, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.