Civil War Records of Samuel L. Dutton


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
staff 1st MHA Asst. Surgeon; comm. and must. Aug. 11. 1862 disch. March 7, 1864, for promotion Chelmsford physician  
staff 40th MVI Surgeon; comm. March 1, 1864; must. April 3, 1864 resigned and discharged May 11, 1865 Chelmsford physician age 28
MASSCW, 4:108; 5:557

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


Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
staff 1st MHA
40th MVI
Jan. 5, 1872 Invalid     Mass.  
May 18, 1911 Widow 955 351   Mass. Surviah P. Dutton

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  19 pages (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic



Date May 27, 1911
Place Chelmsford, Mass.
Age 75
Survived by  

Additional Information

Samuel Lane Dutton was born in Acton July 15, 1835 to Solomon and Olive Charlotte (Hutchinson) Dutton.

Samuel Lane Dutton, a 19 year old student, is recorded as a resident of Acton in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census, in the household (70/71) of Solomon Lane Dutton, a blacksmith, and Olive Charlott Dutton (Lainhart, 1855 and 1865 Massachusetts State Censuses for Acton: 12).


See also:

Darrin Dutton, The Dutton's of Vermont, Genealogy and History (website),



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