Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|K||4th MHA||Private; enl. Aug. 16, 1864; must. Aug. 18, 1864||must. out June 17, 1865||Stow||toy maker||age 19|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|K||4th MHA||June 28, 1880||Invalid||397 685||255 315|
Isaac Davis Post No. 138, Acton, Massachusetts (Sargent, Grand Army of the Republic, p. 425.)
Commander of Gen. Reno Post No. 9, Hudson, Massachusetts (Childs, History of Stow, p. 79.)
|Date||November 26, 1931|
Hillside Cemetery, Stow
(source: Mass. Certificate of Death in pension file)
Born in South Boston to John Edson and Mary Stevens (source: Mass. Certificate of Death in pension file)
George W. Edson, age 19, a Soldier, is recorded in the 1865 Massachusetts State Census for Stow, in household (dwelling no. 229/231) of John M. Edson and Mary H. Edson (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Stow, p. 62).
Childs, History of Stow, biographical sketch on pages 78-79.
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