Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|G ("Concord Artillery")||5th MVI (3 months)||Private; enl. April 19, 1861; must. May 1, 1861||must. out July 31, 1861||Acton||fireman||age 26|
6th MVI (9 months)
|Corp.; enl. Aug. 25, 1862; must. Aug. 31, 1862||must. out June 3, 1863||Acton||fireman|
|MASSCW, 1:291, 413|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|G||5th MVI||July 21, 1892||Invalid||1 122 914||855 219||Mass.|
Recorded as member no. 94 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1).
|Date||January 18, 1913|
|Obituary||Somerville Journal, January 24, 1913
Concord Enterprise, January 29, 1913
|Burial||Mt. Hope Cemetery, Acton, Mass.|
|Survived by||Two sons, Lucien N., and William V. Robbins, and a daughter, Mrs. Lillian Brown, of Iowa.|
Joseph Noyes Robbins was born June 13, 1834 in Acton to parents Tilly Jr. and Joanna Robbins. He was the brother of Varnum F. Robbins. (Vital Records of Acton Massachusetts to the Year 1850: 96, 98.) He was the brother of Varnum F. Robbins.
The name "Jospeh N. Robbins" is recorded on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."
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