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Pvt Peter Schlett
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Birth: Jan. 24, 1826
Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death: Oct. 26, 1871
Chelsea
Kennebec County
Maine, USA

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Peter was a son of Adolf Schlett.

He was married on 30 Oct 1851 at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts by Rev. J.A. Foerset, to Eva Schlett.

They had 4 daughters:
. Catherine Schlett (1851 1859)
. Emma Catherine Schlett (1853 1889)
+ sp: George Warren Barber
. Amelia Schlett (1855 1859)
. Louisa Schlett (1857)
+ sp: Jeremiah F. Kennedy

Peter was naturalized on 5 Nov 1855 at Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.

He served in the Civil War. He enlisted 1st on 18 Jul 1861 in Company C, 20th Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. He was discharged on 13 Jan 1862. He enlisted 2nd on 29 Jul 1863 at Ashland, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in Company B, 2nd Regiment, Massachusetts Heavy Artillery. He was discharged on 3 Sep 1865. He enlisted 3rd on 12 Feb 1866 at Fort Adams, Rhode Island, in Company D, 3rd Regiment Artillery, United States Army. He was discharged on 18 Jun 1871 at Key West, Florida.

He was admitted to the Eastern Branch, National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers at Togus, Kennebec County, Maine on 6 Sep 1871 and died of consumption on 26 Oct 1871.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Eva Schlett (1823 - 1859)*
 
 Children:
  Catherine Schlett (1851 - 1859)*
  Amelia Schlett (1855 - 1859)*
  Emma Katrina Schlett Barber (1856 - 1889)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

PETER SCHLETT
Co.C, 20th Mass.Vols.
DIED
Oct. 26, 1871.
AEt. 45.

 
Note: VETERAN - CIVIL WAR (Private, Company C, 20th Regiment, Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry)
 
Burial:
Togus National Cemetery
Togus
Kennebec County
Maine, USA
Plot: West Side, Section D, Grave 54
 
Maintained by: Victar
Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Mar 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 2869366
Pvt Peter Schlett
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Pvt Peter Schlett
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Pvt Peter Schlett
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