|Birth: ||Dec. 12, 1846|
|Death: ||Apr. 29, 1898|
Edwin was the son of Samuel E. and Diana (Mitchell) Alden. He enlisted in Co. F, 42nd Massachusetts Infantry on 15 July 1864, and he was mustered out on 11 November 1864.
He first married Elizabeth R. Castlie Clarke. She died in 1887 in Chicago, Illinois. He then married Martha Hobbs on 19 July 1893 in Worcester, Massachusetts.
Edwin died in the Milwaukee Veterans' Home a little over a month after his father died there. They are buried in the same section.
Samuel E Alden (1824 - 1898)
Diana Mitchell (1827 - 1893)
Elizabeth Alden (____ - 1887)*
Edwin Alden (1846 - 1898)
Everard Freeman Alden (1861 - 1943)**
Wood National Cemetery
Plot: 12, 0, 94
Maintained by: Kay Fordham
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 266495
Co. F, 42 Massachusetts. Admitted to Soldiers Home on 7/2/1896. Heart disease. Born in Connecticut in 1846. Died at the Soldiers Home hospital at the age of 52 on 4/29/1898 from bright's disease. He was married, an agent by trade and of the Protestant rel...(Read more)|
Added: Mar. 21, 2014
In memory of Edwin Alden, born 7 March 1824 in Putnam, Connecticut, to Samuel E. Alden and Diana Mitchell. His father Samuel E. Alden is also buried in Section 12.|
Added: Mar. 14, 2009
Added: Feb. 22, 2009