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Edward P. Stone letters, 1862-1863.
Stone, Edward P., 1830-1920.
Library Call Number Copy Material Location
Vermont Historical Society Library  MSS-25 #72  Manuscript  Vault-Manuscript 

Personal Author : Stone, Edward P., 1830-1920.
Title : Edward P. Stone letters, 1862-1863.
Physical Description : 1 folder.
Summary :

Civil War letters from Edward P. Stone, chaplain of the 6th Vermont Regiment, and his brother John M. Stone, to family in Berlin, Vermont, 1862-1863. There is also an essay, "The Steam Engine," by E. N. Stone.

Biographical or historical data :

Edward Payson Stone of Berlin, Vermont., was born on August 1, 1830 in Quechee, Vermont, the son of John F. and Lydia (Paddock) Stone. He was ordained as a Congregational minister on October 14, 1861. On October 10, 1861, he was commissioned Chaplain of the 6th Vermont Regiment. He served in that capacity until his resignation on August 27, 1863. He died of arteriosclerosis on September 11, 1920, at Rutland, Vermont, and was buried in Green Mount Cemetery in Montpelier, Vermont.

John Munson Stone of Berlin, Vermont, brother to Edward P. Stone, was born on September 18, 1835 in Barre, Massachusetts. He enlisted as a Private in Co. F, 1st Vermont Regiment, on May 2, 1861, and was mustered out on August 15, 1861. He died of enteritis at Williamstown, Vermont, on August 27, 1915, and was buried in Brookfield New Cemetery at Brookfield, Vermont.

Corporate Subject : United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 6th 1861-1865.
Geographic Term : Berlin (Vt. : Town) Archival resources.
Vermont History Civil War, 1861-1865 Chaplains.
United States History Civil War, 1861-1865 Chaplains.
Genre/Form : Correspondence.
Added Author : Stone, John M., 1835-1915.
Stone, E. N.
Added Title : The Steam Engine.
Electronic Resource : Click here for transcripts and scans of the letters.