|Birth: ||Oct. 31, 1840|
|Death: ||Feb. 11, 1916|
Pvt., 1st U.S.S.S., Co. F.
transferred to 2nd U.S.S.S., Co. E.
transferred to 4th Vermont Inf.
From the Rutland Daily Herald, Feb. 12, 1916:
Castleton - Silas Giddings died at his home south of the village Friday morning at 2 o'clock. Mr. Giddings had not been in good health for several years but the immediate cause of death was a shock which he suffered Sunday. He was born in Clarendon, October 30, 1840. He served in the Civil war three years being one of Berdan's sharpshooters. He belonged to the Grand Army post and was also an active supporter of the Congregational church of this town. He moved to Castleton in 1886 and had been a well known citizen and farmer since. He is survived by his wife and by nine children, Henry M. Giddings of Wichita, Kan., Fred Giddings and George Giddings of Prinity Center, Calif., Carl Giddings of Lindsley, Calif., Nahum Giddings of West Virginia, Wesley Giddings and Mrs. J. Wesley Howells of South Pasadena, Calif., Mrs. Fred Johnson of Salt Lake City, and Mrs. N. Lee Stary of Los Angeles. The funeral arrangements will be announced.
Carlton Giddings (1811 - 1889)
Nancy Powers Giddings (1809 - 1885)
Henrietta Mattocks Giddings (1841 - 1880)
Birdie E. Green Giddings (1851 - 1898)
Betsey Laura Carpenter Giddings (1874 - 1942)*
Emma Jane Giddings Johnson (1866 - 1920)*
Henry M Giddings (1869 - 1939)*
Emma R. Giddings Porter (____ - 1873)*
Silas Giddings (1840 - 1916)
Created by: Jen Snoots
Record added: Mar 08, 2010
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