Civil War Records of Cyrus H. Stockwell


Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
G 77th Ill. Inf., Sergeant; Sept. 1, 1862 died May 13, 1864.     Wounded at Sabrine Crossroads; died of wounds in New Orleans May 13, 1864.

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
G 77th Ill. Inf. July 11, 1864 Widow 57 043 47 334   Harriet Stockwell

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  7 pages (PDF*) 

Grand Army of the Republic



Date May 13, 1864
Place New Orleans, Louisana
Age 32
Cause died of wounds
Burial Mt. Hope Cemetery, Acton, Mass.
Survived by  

Additional Information

Son of Ira and Maria H., born July 16, 1832 in Acton, Mass.  (Vital Records of Acton Massachusetts to the Year 1850: 104).

Cyrus H. Stockwell, age 18, a teacher, is recorded as an inhabitant of Acton in the 1850 federal census, in household (dwelling no. 129/154) of Ira and Maria Stockwell ("1850 United States Federal Census,"

Cyrus H. Stockwell, age 23, is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Brighton, Mass, in household (dwelling no. 185/221) with Harriet E., age 20 (b. Vermont); Laura M., age 2; Orville C., age 3 months (source: "Massachusetts State Census Transcriptions for 1855 and 1865, Essex, Middlesex, and Plymouth Co.,"

Cyrus H. Stockwell, age 27, a tinner, is recorded as an inhabitant of Brimfield, Mass. in the 1860 federal census, in household (dwelling no. 59/60) with Harriet E., age 24, Laura M., age 5, and Orville C., age 4 ("1860 United States Federal Census,"

The death of Cyrus H. Stockwell, Soldier in U.S. Service, is recorded in the 1864/65 annual report for the Town of Acton: 17.

C.H. Stockwell, Sergeant, Co. G, 77th Illinois, died May 13, 1864, interred at New Orleans, Louisiana, during the Rebellion, no. 1653 (Roll of Honor, 3:112).


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