Civil War Records of Everett Wheeler


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  
MASSCW: 3:93

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


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



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

Additional Information

Everett Wheeler, age 11, is recorded in the 1855 Massachusetts State Census for Acton, in household (dwelling no. 21) of William and Eliza Wheeler. Also in the household was Addison Bright Wheeler and Warren Rice 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. Also in the household were Addison B. Wheeler and Warren R. Wheeler  ("1860 United States Federal Census,"

Everett Wheeler's name is included on the Acton Memorial Library Soldiers' Tablet, "The Men of Acton Who Fought For The Union."


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