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Clement Abner Boughton
Birth: Nov. 17, 1842
Prattsville
Greene County
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 23, 1864
Atlanta
DeKalb County
Georgia, USA

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Born Thursday, 17 Nov 1842
Died Saturday, 23 Jul 1864
Buried Saturday, 23 Jul 1864
Age 21 y 8 m 6 d


Clement Abner Boughton, son of Elder Samuel Newell Boughton and Eliza Wright Bent was born on Thursday, 17 Nov 1842 in Prattsville, Greene, New York the first born of twin boys. He died on Saturday, 23 Jul 1864 in Atlanta, De Kalb, Georgia at age 21 y 8 m 6 d. He enlisted into the Civil War: Union as rank of Private on 27 Sep 1861 in Delton, Sauk, Wisconsin. He was buried on Saturday, 23 Jul 1864 in Marietta National Cemetery, Marietta, Cobb, Georgia. Casualty Of War: He mustered out of Company E, 12th Infantry Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteers on 23 Jul 1864 as he died from wounds suffered 21 Jul 1864 at the Battle of Atlanta during the Civil War. He was promoted to Full Acting Sergeant Major at some point but the Records of Interment list him as a Private.


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Co E 12th Wisconsin
Veteran; Acting Sergt. Major
Wounded July 21, 1864, Atlanta, Ga.
Died July 23, 1864.

Died in battle of Atlanta.

BOUGHTON, CLEMENT A
PVT US ARMY
CIVIL WAR
DATE OF DEATH: 07/23/1864
BURIED AT: SECTION F SITE 4800
-VA

XVII Army Corps, 3rd Division
Field Hospital
4 Unknowns F-4790 to F-4793
Enoch P Wood, Co C 12th Wis
5 Unknowns F-4795 to F-4799
(The Unknowns on either side of Enoch Woods were noted to be men of the 12th Wisconsin.)
Clement A Boughton, Co E 12th Wis
Andrew Dowden, Co B 12th Wis
Sylvester Bailey, Co E 78th Ohio
3 Unknowns F-4803 to F-4805
Austin Higler, Sgt Co E 68th Ohio
Arnold Davis, Co A 20th Ohio
Shep Richardson, Co C 20th Illinois
6 Unknowns F-4809 to F-4814

Have not found the graves of the following:
William Richards, Co B 12th Wisconsin
William Stowell, Co E 12th Wisconsin
William Crager, Co A 20th Illinois

-the above burial information provided by Janet
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 Parents:
  Samuel Newell Boughton (1817 - 1854)
  Eliza Wright Bent Boughton (1815 - 1887)
 
 Siblings:
  Clarence Edwin Boughton (1842 - 1898)*
  Clement Abner Boughton (1842 - 1864)
  Augustus Stephen Boughton (1846 - 1933)*
  Anna Wakeley Boughton Simmons (1855 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Marietta National Cemetery
Marietta
Cobb County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Section F Site 4800
 
Created by: Janet
Record added: Aug 07, 2008
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-Anonymous
 Added: Apr. 21, 2014

- Janet
 Added: Jul. 22, 2009
THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE TO OUR COUNTRY. MAY YOU REST IN PEACE.
- AUDREY
 Added: Jun. 17, 2009
 
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