Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|B||32nd MVI||Private; enl. and must. Nov. 26, 1861||discharged for disability Nov. 25, 1862, at Philadelphia, Penn.||Acton||shoemaker||age 38|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|B||32nd MVI||July 23, 1890||Widow||450 259||303 940||Mass.||Achsa Hanscom|
Recorded as member no. 48 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1).
|Date||April 13, 1886|
|Obituary||Concord Freeman, April 16, 1886|
|Burial||Woodlawn Cemetery, Acton, Mass.|
|Survived by||Achsa Hanscom|
Name included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."
Charles Anderson Hanscomb, a 31 year old shoemaker born in Maine, is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 120) with Achsa Hanscomb, age 28, and 3 children (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 18.)
Charles A. Hanscom, a 37 year old boot maker born in Maine, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1860 federal census, in household (dwelling no. 80) with Achsa Hanscom, age 37, and four children ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
Charles Anderson Hanscom, a 40 year old shoemaker, is recorded in the 1865 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 35) with Achsa Hanscom and one child (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 46)
Charles H. [sic] Hanscom is recorded in the 1890 special veterans census as a resident of Acton ("1890 Veterans Schedules," Ancestry.com)
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