Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|E||6th MVI (100 Days)||Private; enl. July 11, 1864; must. July 18, 1864||must. out Oct. 27, 1864||Acton||farmer||age 32|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|E||6th MVI||Feb. 13, 1891||Invalid||995 828||734 296||Mass.|
Recorded as member no. 64 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1).
|Date||February 21, 1909|
|Place||Hampton, Virginia National Military Home|
|Burial||Woodlawn Cemetery, Acton, Mass.|
Ephream Buttrick Forbush, a 26 year old hoslter, is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 115) of Abel and Susan Forbush (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 17).
Ephraim Forbush, age 30, a farmer, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1860 federal census, in household (no. 116) with Abel Forbush, age 63, a farmer, and Susan Forbush, age 60 ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
Ephraim Buttrick Forbush, a 36 year old laborer, is recorded in the 1865 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (no. 126) of Luther Robbins Forbush (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 56).
Ephraim Forbush is recorded in the 1890 special veterans census as a resident of Acton ("1890 Veterans Schedules," Ancestry.com).
Name included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union" as "Ephraim B. Forbush."
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