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

Bedell, Moody Clarance


Age: 21, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 10/29/63, m/i 10/29/63, PVT, Co. D, 11th VT INF, pr CPL 12/26/63, dsrtd 10/20/64 from US Genl Hosp., Brattleboro

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations


Birth: 01/11/1842, Westfield, VT
Death: 2/13/1933

Burial: Hartford Point Cemetery, Hartford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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: Living in West Derby, VT in 1890

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


3rd Great Grandfather of Robert Benett Orciuch Jr., Worcester, MA

2nd Great Grandfather of Dan McNamara, Wilson, NC

2nd Great Grandfather of Russell H. Chamberlin, Cocoa, FL

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


Copyright notice



Hartford Point Cemetery, Hartford, VT

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



Moody C. Bedell of Hartford died at his home February 12. He was born in Westfield January 11, 1842, son of James G., and Amanda Smith Bedell. Om January 23, 1871 he married Lydia B. Kinsman of Martinville, Que. To them were born three daughters. The eldest, Mrs. Herbert Chamberlin, having passed away in 1905. Mr. and Mrs. Bedell recently passed their sixty-second wedding anniversary. He has resided in Hartford twenty-two years moving here from Newport, Vt. For several years he was engaged in the lumber industry in Northern Vermont. He has been a member of the Masonic Lodge about forty-five years. He is survived by his widow and two daughters, Florence A. Bedell of Hartford and Alice E. Bedell of Northampton, Mass., also one grandson, Stewart L. Chamberlin of Auburndale, Mass.

The funeral was held at his home Tuesday, February 14 at 2 p.m., conducted by Rev. W. J. MacFarlane of White River Junction and Masonic Union No. 16. Burial was in Hartford cemetery.

Those present from out of town at the funeral were Stewart I. Chamberlin of Auburndale, Mass., Herbert B. Chamberlin of Cambridge, Mass., Mr. and Mrs. Glenn McNamara of Suncook, N. H., Mrs. Ray E. Kinne of Needham, Mass., Mrs. Charles Sherwin of Wallaston, Mass., and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Coburn of Etna, N. H.

Source: The Landmark, February 23, 1933.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.