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Ephraim Henry Stetson (1842 - 1863)

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Ephraim Henry Stetson
Born in Embden, Somerset, Maine, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Died in White Oak Church, Dinwiddie, Virginia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 29 Dec 2014
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Categories: 16th Regiment, Maine Infantry, United States Civil War | Wounded in Action, United States of America, United States Civil War | Died of Wounds, United States of America, United States Civil War.


Ephraim was born in 1842. Ephraim was the child of Rev. Jacob Stetson and Phoebe Quint [1] .

He never married.

Occupation upon entering military: Farmer [2]

Military Service

Served in the Civil War:
Enlisted as a Private, 21 Jun 1862, 21 years old,
Served in Co. A, 16th Maine Infantry (Ref 1 & 2)

Ephraim "died of Disease" at White Oak Church, VA on 26 May 1863.[3]

  • Stetson Kindred Genealogical Index #: 1-1-2-5-2-3-3-4


  1. Stetson: Vol. 1, no. 3, Page 154
  2. Stetson: Vol. 1, no. 3, Page 154
  3. "Maine, State Archive Collections, 1718-1957," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 12 April 2016), Ephraim H Stetson, 21 Jul 1862; citing Military Service, , State Archives, Augusta.

See also:

  • "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 12 April 2016), Ephraim H Stetson in household of Jacob Stetson, Embden, Somerset, Maine, United States; citing family 143, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  • "United States Civil War Widows and Other Dependents Pension Files, 1861-1934," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 December 2014), Ephraim H Stetson in entry for Phebe Stetson, 1861 - 1934; from "Case Files of Approved Pension Applications of Widows and Other Dependents of Civil War Veterans, ca. 1861- ca. 1934," database, ( : 2008); citing military unit 16 Maine Infantry, company H, application number WC103011, NAID identifier 300020, National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.

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