Civil War Records of Franklin Hayward


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
D 37th Wis. VI Corporal; March 29, 1864 died of disease at Willard's Point, Va., Oct. 5, 1864 Hancock    

Roster of Wisconsin Volunteers, War of the Rebellion, 1861-1865: 614,

Wisconsin Losses in the Civil War: 181,,41131

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
D 37th Wis. VI Jan. 17, 1865 Widow 79488 48769  

Emily A. Hayward


Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  30 pages (PDF)

Grand Army of the Republic



Date October 5, 1864
Place Willard's Point, Va.
Age 45
Cause disease

Cypress Hill Cemetery, Long Island, New York (Roll of Honor, XIII:27.)

Marker at Mt. Hope Cemetery, Acton, Mass.

Survived by Emily Hayward

Additional Information

Franklin Hayward was born in Boxborough on June 21, 1819, to parents Ebenezar and Polly Hayward (source: Boxborough births, "Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850,"

Franklin Hayward of Boxborough, 27, married Emily A. Wheeler of Lancaster, 29, on Feb. 24, 1847 (Boxborough marriages, "Massachusetts Vital Records to 1850," AmericanAncestors).



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