Civil War Records of Elias E. Haynes


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
26th MVI

Private; enl. Sept. 2, 1861; must. Oct. 18, 1861; prom. 1st Sergt. Nov. 1, 1861; comm. 2nd Lieut. Nov. 12, 1862 on detached duty Conscript Rendezvous, Gallpup's Island from Dec. 28, 1863

transf. to Co. D. Oct. 18, 1864 Sudbury carpenter age 27
D 26th MVI Oct. 18, 1864; ordered back to regiment from Galloup's Island, Jan. 17, 1865 resigned and honorably discharged April 21, 1865 as 2nd Lieut. of Co. D because of illness in family    


MASSCW, 3:90
Hosmer: 40

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton): page  48 (PDF*)


Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
26th MVI Dec. 3, 1883 Invalid 501 091 794 181 Mass.  

July 12, 1894


598 600

407 086


Abbie E. Haynes

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  5 pages  (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic

Commander of the Henry Wilson Post No. 86, Assabet Village, in 1877 (Brown: 20, 396).


Date June 21, 1894
Place Concord Junction, Mass.
Obituary Concord Enterprise, June 28, 1894
Burial Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord, Mass.
Survived by Abbie E. Haynes

Additional Information

The name Elias E. Haynes is recorded on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."

Elias Edmund Haynes is recorded in the 1865 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, age 30, "Carpenter", in residence with his wife, Abbie Elizabeth Haynes, age 28.


See also:

Brown, Hometown Soldiers: 228, 251-253, 396, 404.

Hosmer, The Town of Acton in the Civil War: 41, 103.



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