Walter Stone
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Walter E. Stone (1843 - 1928)

Pvt. Walter E. Stone
Born in New York, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Craig, Moffat, Colorado, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 2 Apr 2016
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Plot: Section Vet B, Plot 16



Pvt. Walter Stone served in the United States Civil War.
Enlisted: 06 13, 1861
Mustered out: 07 05, 1864
Side: USA
Regiment(s): Co E, 21st reg, Ill Infantry/96th Regiment, Illinois Infantry

Surname: Stone
enlisted = 1861 in Illinois
mustered = 12/02/1865
side = USA
regiment flag =
regiment name = Co B 96 Reg. Illinois
source: FOLD3 Pension Muster Card/ 2 Index cards


"United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865,"
Walter E. Stone
Name Walter E. Stone
Event Type Military Service
Military Beginning Rank Private
Military Final Rank Private
Military Side Union
State or Military Term Illinois
Military Unit 21st Regiment, Illinois Infantry
Military Company G
Note See also 96 Ill. Inf.
Affiliate Film Number 87 --Citing this Record


Born to Elijah and Sarah Wright-Stone in New York.

Walter and the family lived in Illinois for a time where he served in the 21st/96th Infantry during the Civil War.

1850 Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois,
DATA for Elijah
Age 45
Birth Year (Estimated) 1805
Birthplace New Hampshire
House Number 165
Elijah Stone M 45 New Hampshire
Sarah H Stone F 40 Vermont
Eliza Stone F 20 Vermont
Lucy Stone F 14 New York
Rosanna Stone F 16 New York
Malvina Stone F 9 New York
Walter Stone M 7 New York
Sarah J Stone F 3 Illinois
Citing this Record

He then moved to Minnesota where he married Sarah A. Newton and they had 1 daughter, Jennie born 8th November 1880 in Minnesota. AND a son

In 1900 Walter was living in Franktown, Colorado with his mother and sister Jennie, as he was Widowed in 1890.

1900 Precinct, 1/4/8/9/13, parts of 2-3, 6, 14 (east portion) Greenland town, Douglas, Colorado
Age: 90
Marital Status: Widowed
Mother of how many children: 10 / Number of Living Children: 2
Birth Date: Jul 1810
Birthplace: Vermont
Father's Birthplace: Massachusetts---Mother's Birthplace: Massachusetts
Sheet Letter: A---Sheet Number: 10--Digital Folder Number: 004118992--Record Number: 32964
Sarah J Stone Head F 52 Illinois
Sarah H Stone Mother F 90 Vermont
Walter E Stone Brother M 57 New York
District: 172--Sheet Number and Letter: 10A--Household ID: 195--Line Number: 12
1910 Grover, Weld, Colorado,
Name Walter E Stone
Age 66
Marital Status Single (Actually he was Widowed 1890)
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Occupation: laborer farm
Birth Year (Estimated) 1844
Birthplace New York
Father's Birthplace New Hampshire --Mother's Birthplace Vermont


Spouse: Sarah A Newton-Adams Stone (1849 - 1890
Place: Minnesota
Date: 1865


Jennie Celestia Stone Dunn (1880 - 1965
"Minnesota Births and Christenings, 1840-1980,"
Name Walter E. Stone
Birthplace New York
Wife Sarah A. Stone
Daughter Jennie Stone
Birth Date 08 Nov 1880
Birthplace Shakatan, Lincoln, Minnesota
Father's Name Walter E. Stone --Father's Birthplace New York
Mother's Name Sarah A. Stone --Mother's Birthplace England
Citing this Record
"Minnesota Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990,"
Name W. E. Stone
WIFE: Sarah Newton
Son 'William Stone
Death Date 16 Dec 1924
Death Place Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota
Age 59 --Birth Date 1865
Marital Status Married
Spouse's Name Eva L. Stone
Father's Name W. E. Stone
Mother's Name Sarah Newton
Citing this Record


  1. Citing this Record: "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 6 May 2020), Walter E Stone in household of Sarah J Stone, Precinct, 1, 4, 8-9 & 13, parts of 2-3, 6, 14 (east portion) Greenland town, Douglas, Colorado, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 172, sheet 10A, family 195, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,120. Digital Folder Number: 004118992--Image Number: 00688--Indexing Project (Batch) Number: N00784-1
  1. Find A Grave: Memorial # 28830137
  2. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2 April 2016), Elijah Stone, Rockford, Winnebago, Illinois, United States; citing family 178, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. "Minnesota Births and Christenings, 1840-1980," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2 April 2016), Walter E. Stone in entry for Jennie Stone, 08 Nov 1880; citing Shakatan, Lincoln, Minnesota, reference v A p 9; FHL microfilm 1,320,493.
  4. "United States Civil War Soldiers Index, 1861-1865," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2 April 2016), Walter E. Stone, Private, Company G, 21st Regiment, Illinois Infantry, Union; citing NARA microfilm publication M539 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 87; FHL microfilm 881,707.
  5. "Minnesota Deaths and Burials, 1835-1990," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 2 April 2016), W. E. Stone in entry for William Stone, 16 Dec 1924; citing Mankato, Blue Earth, Minnesota, reference 1374; FHL microfilm 2,218,687.

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