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Sanborn, Charles H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Ryegate, VT
Unit(s): 6th NH INF
Service: enl, Campton, 8/25/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. A, 6th NH INF, 8/25/62, m/o 5/31/65, Concord, NH

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1840, Ryegate, VT
Death: 04/13/1927

Burial: Green Grove Cemetery, Ashland, NH
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 195272199

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/17/1870
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

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BURIAL:

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Green Grove Cemetery, Ashland, NH

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Photo

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Obituary

BORN IN RYEGATE
Charles H. Sanborn, Ashland, N. H., Died April 13.

Ashland, N. H., April 16. - Charles H. Sanborn, the second oldest man in Ashland, died at the Sanborn farm, just outside the town, Wednesday night after a short illness. He was one of five remaining Civil war veterans. Mr. Sanborn was born in Ryegate, Vt., Oct. 13, 1839. He has made his home in Ashland practically all his life. He enlisted in Co. A, 6th New Hampshire volunteers.

He is survived by four sons, William, of Porrington, Wy.; Edward, Louis and Melville, all of Ashland; one daughter, Mrs. Charles Davis, Lebanon; one sister, Mrs. Mary Bailey, of Campton, N. H., and six grandchildren.

Source: Barre Daily Times, April 16, 1927
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.