Site Logo
Home | Battles | Cemeteries | Descendants | Find A Soldier | Towns | Units | Site Map

Knight, Rollin M.


Age: 28, credited to Putney, VT
Unit(s): 6th MA LARTY
Service: enl, Boston, 12/13/64, m/i, Pvt, 6th MA LARTY, 12/13/64, pr CPL 5/8/65, m/o 8/7/65 as SGT

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations


Birth: abt 1838, Putney, VT
Death: 05/23/1902

Burial: Cavendish Village Cemetery, Cavendish, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/30/1890, 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: Died at the Soldiers Home in Bennington, VT.


(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)


Copyright notice

Village Cemetery, Cavendish, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


Rollin M. Knight, an inmate of the soldiers' home, Bennington, died May 23d. He was 65 years old and was admitted to the home from Cavendish last August. Deceased served in the Sixth Massachusetts battery in the Rebellion, and previous to that fought Indians on the plains while a private in the regular service.

Source: Bethel Courier, June 5, 1902.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.