Civil War Records of Calvin P. Thomas

Service

Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
D 11th MVI Private; enl. and must. June 13, 1861; re-enlist. Dec. 29, 1863; promoted from Corpl. to Sergt., June 30, 1865 must. out July 14, 1865 Charlestown machinist age 22

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): x

Pension

Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
D 11th MVI Oct 21, 1890 Invalid 869 159 675 421 Conn.  

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  x

Grand Army of the Republic

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Death

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Additional Information

Calvin Thomas, age 20, a laborer, is recorded as an inhabitant of Roxbury Ward 3, Norfolk, Massachusetts, in the 1860 federal census, in household (dwelling no. 2769/4067) of Henry and Malvina Thomas. Also in the household were James Thomas and Edwin G. Thomas. ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com)

Calvin Porter Thomas, a "Soldier", age 25, born in Maine, is recorded in the 1865 Massachusetts State Census as a resident of Acton, at residence with Henry Currier Thomas, age 55, and family, including James Sulivan Thomas,and Edwin Guilford Thomas (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 73).

 

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