Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|1st||Mass. Vol. Sharpshooters||Corp.; enl. Sept. 2, 1861; must. Sept. 3, 1861; deserted Sept. 15, 1862; surrendered May 8, 1865||must. out to date May 15, 1865||Lowell||artist||age 20|
|(Source: MASSCW, v. 2, p. 212.)|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
|Date||July 10, 1865|
|Age||24 years, 5 months, 29 days|
Laurel Hill Cemetery, Fitchburg, Mass.
(source: National Graves Registration Database (website). Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War. Online at: www.suvcwdb.org)
"Orin L. Shattuck", age 9, born in Illinois, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1850 federal census, living with his mother, Martha M. Shattuck (nee Conant) (dwelling no. 95, family no. 86) (source: 1860 United States Federal Census. In: Ancestry.com [online database]).
Oromell Clark Shattuck, age 14, is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 276) of George Conant, age 24, a farmer (source: 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Census for Acton. Compiled by Ann S. Lainhart. Boston, 1989. Page 34)
The death and burial of Oramel Shattuck is mentioned in a letter dated July 30, 1865 to Aaron Jones Fletcher from his mother, Lydia Lucinda Fletcher.
"Oramel C. Shattuck" in: Roster and Genealogies of the 15th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry (website). Compiled by Susan Harnwell: http://www.nextech.de/ma15mvi/ma15mvi-p/p16.htm#i13902
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