Civil War Records of Everett Wheeler

Service

Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
E 26th MVI Private; enl. Sept. 9, 1861; must. Oct. 18, 1861 must. out Nov. 7, 1864 Acton farmer  

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): page  60-61 (PDF)

Pension

Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
E 26th MVI March 12, 1891 Invalid 1 0002 159 78 001 Mass.  

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  4 pages (PDF*) 

Grand Army of the Republic

x


Death

Date January 13, 1915
Place Lowell, Mass.
Age 70
Cause  
Obituary Lowell Courier-Citizen, Jan. 15, 1915
Funeral  
Burial  
Survived by brother Addison

Additional Information

Brother of Addison B. Wheeler and Warren R. Wheeler.

Everett Wheeler, age 11, is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 21) of William and Eliza Wheeler  (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 7).

Everett Wheeler, age 16, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1860 federal census, in household (dwelling no. 48) of William and Rhoda Wheeler  ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).

Name included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."

 

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