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Tillotson, Orlando M.


Age: 34, credited to Wolcott, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/11/62, m/i 9/1/62, CPL, Co. D, 11th VT INF, d/dis 10/7/64

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Birth: 1828, Orange, VT
Death: 10/07/1864

Burial: Davenport Cemetery, Wolcott, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 62612922


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Marilla W., 11/26/1864; minor, 1/21/1869
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


Great Granduncle of John Newhall, Somverville, NJ

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Cenotaph at Davenport Cemetery, Wolcott, VT

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Germantown, Penn., Oct. 7th, at McClellan Hospital, Corp. Orlando M. Tillotson, of Co. D, 11th Regiment Vt. Vols., aged 36 years and 1 month.

He leaves a wife and four children to mourn his loss.

Source: Green Mountain Freeman, Nov. 29, 1864
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.