PRIVATE GEORGE ALFRED HOYT

October 29, 1830 (Connecticut) – September 6, 1864 (Maryland); 34 years old
Married to Emma A. Smith on January 13, 1848 in Norwalk, CT.
Listed in the 1860 census at 30 years old and occupation of Oysterman.
Company H, 8th Regiment, Connecticut Volunteers.
Enlisted September 14, 1861.
Died September 6, 1864.

From findagrave.com

Served with Company H of the 8th Infantry Conn Vols. He died from “Disease contracted in the service of his country on the Chesapeake River on his way to Annapolis MD on Sept. 6, 1864.” He was 34 years old at the time of his death.

Buried at Rowayton Union Cemetery, Norwalk, CT

Published by jeffd1121

USAF retiree. Veteran advocate. Committed to telling the stories of those who died while in the service of the country during wartime.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

<span>%d</span> bloggers like this: