SAWYER Joseph C.

SAWYER Joseph C.[1]

Male Abt 1824 - 1864  (~ 40 years)

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  • Name SAWYER Joseph C. 
    Born Abt 1824  , , New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 14 Aug 1850  Center Harbor, Belknap, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (age 26; laborer.)
    Census 18 Jun 1860  Derry, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • (age 36; shoemaker; value of real estate $260, value of personal estate $100.)
    Military Between 22 May 1861 and 20 Mar 1864  Bethlehem, Grafton, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    (Private; Co. C, 3nd NH Inf. Regt.) 
    _UID D1E97B4E252A694E936F5F872B9C50850DEC 
    Died 20 Mar 1864  Richmond, Richmond, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • (age 41 yrs.)
    Buried 15 Jun 1864  Derry, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • (Forest Cemetery.)
    Joseph C. Sawyer gravestone
    Joseph C. Sawyer gravestone
    Joseph C. & Lenora W. (Cumings) Sawyer gravestones
    Joseph C. & Lenora W. (Cumings) Sawyer gravestones
    Joseph C. Sawyer
    Notes 
    • American Civil War Soldiers

      Name: Joseph Sawyer
      Residence: Bethlehem, New Hampshire
      Enlistment Date: 22 May 1861
      Side Served: Union
      State Served: New Hampshire
      Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 22 May 1861 at the age of 38. Enlisted in Company C, 2nd Infantry Regiment New Hampshire on 1 Jun 1861. Died of disease as a POW Company C, 2nd Infantry Regiment New Hampshire on 20 Mar 1864 at Richmond, VA.

      Source Citation: Side served: Union; State served: New Hampshire; Enlistment date: 22 May 1861..
      Source Information:
      Historical Data Systems, comp.. American Civil War Soldiers [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 1999. Original data: Data compiled by Historical Data Systems of Kingston, MA
    Person ID I75704  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2009 

    Father SAWYER Joseph,   b. Abt 1800, , , New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother [SAWYER] Susan,   b. Abt 1800, , , New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Bef 1824  [3
    Family ID F29427  Group Sheet

    Family 1 PLUMMER Apphia T.,   b. 17 Sep 1826, Gilmanton, Belknap, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married Bef 1850  [3
    Children 
     1. SAWYER Isoline A.,   b. Abt Mar 1850, Center Harbor, Belknap, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. SAWYER Clark,   b. 21 Sep 1852, , , New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F29426  Group Sheet

    Family 2 CUMINGS Lenora W.,   b. Abt Jun 1824, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1874  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Married Bef 1854  [4
    Children 
     1. SAWYER Matthew A.,   b. 9 Oct 1855, Newton, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. SAWYER Cleon Josiah,   b. 26 May 1859, Salem, Rockingham, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2014 
    Family ID F29428  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1824 - , , New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 18 Jun 1860 - Derry, Rockingham, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Jun 1864 - Derry, Rockingham, New Hampshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Derry, N.H. civil war monument
    Derry, N.H. civil war monument
    Erected in 1888 this monument is located in front of the First Parish Church, the oldest building in Derry. The Forest Hill Cemetery is connected to the church.

    Inscription:

    In Honor of the men of Derry, N.H.
    who fought for the Union
    1861 - 1865

    There are four plaques, one listing those Killed in Action / Died in Service and the other three listing the names of those who were Honorably Discharged.
    Derry, N.H. civil war soldiers killed in action and died in service
    Derry, N.H. civil war soldiers killed in action and died in service
    Killed in Action:
    George Emerson, William Nowell, Jacob Hall, George E. Upton

    Died in Service:
    David H. Adams, James Adams, Jacob S. Bartell, Nathaniel E. Brickett, John S. Bean, Thomas S. Dustin, William H. Day, George E. Floyd, Dwight E. Hale, Henry Hayes, William Marshall, Joseph W. Nowell, John H. Parker, Joseph C. Sawyer, William H. Stevens, James Stevens, Edgar H. Shepard, Frank A. Taylor, Willis I. Taylor, George L. Warner.

    Documents
    Joseph C. Sawyer civil war pension card
    Joseph C. Sawyer civil war pension card

  • Sources 
    1. [S3150] Internet-Civil War-American Civil War Soldiers.

    2. [S1435] Book-Sawyer Families of New England, p.601.

    3. [S4396] Census-1850-NH-Belknap-Center Harbor, Roll M432_425; Page: 3; Image: 7..

    4. [S4393] Census-1860-NH-Rockingham-Derry, Roll M653_678; Page: 22; Image: 454..

    5. [S86] Death-gravestone, Forest Hill Cemetery; Derry, NH.