Civil War Records of Daniel L. Veazey (Veasey)

Service

Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
A 1st MVI Private; enl. Aug. 12, 1862; must. Sept. 1, 1862 disch. for disability, Nov. 22, 1863, at Boston, Mass. Acton stone cutter age 44

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): page 42-43 (PDF)

Pension

Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
A 1st MVI   Invalid 40879 60996    

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  116 pages (PDF)

Grand Army of the Republic

Post, No. 180, Old Concord Post, Concord, Middlesex, Ma., chartered Dec. 20, 1884, surrendered 1928 (Sargent, Grand Army of the Republic, p. 479.)


Death

Date September 6, 1892
Place Concord, Mass.
Age 76 years, 3 months
Cause

heart disease

(source: "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," AmericanAncestors.org)

Obituary Concord Enterprise, September 9, 1892
Funeral  
Burial Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord, Mass. 

(source: National Graves Registration Database, website; Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, http://www.suvcwdb.org)
Survived by  

Additional Information

Daniel Levett Veasey, age 37, a farmer, is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 84) with Sally Veasey and two children  (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 14).

"Daniel L. Veazie", age 42, a Stone Mason born in New Hampshire, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1860 federal census, in household (dwelling no. 57) with Sally Veazie and four children ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).

Daniel Leavitt Veazey, age 48, a stone cutter, is recorded in the 1865 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 221) with Sally Veazey and four children (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 66).

Listed on Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet as "Daniel L. Veasey."

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See also:

Hosmer, The Town of Acton in the Civil War: 54.

 

 

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