|Death: ||Sep. 17, 1862|
Birth is from LDS.
William Foster Genealogy states Philip was in the Civil War, Co. B, 16 Regiment CT and buried at Mount Hope, Vernon, CT.
Foster, Philip H.; Private, Company B; Residence, Vernon, Connecticut; Enlisted July 15, 1862; Mustered August 24, 1862; Killed in Action, Antietam, MD, September 17, 1862.
The above from American Civil War on the internet.
Foster book also states he was married to Sarah Jane Minerva Beach on 03 Mar 1861 in Vernon, Tolland, CT. She died 16 Sep 1916 in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio. Sarah remarried to E. W. Webster.
National Cemetery Administration, U.S. Veterans Gravesites has Philip buried at Antietam, Maryland where he died at the Battle of Antietam. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=39668146. This memorial is most likely a cenotaph.
Horace Foster (1807 - 1861)
Mary Ann Bailey Foster (1810 - 1836)
Sarah Jane Beach Webster (1838 - 1916)
Phillip H. Foster (____ - 1862)*
William Bailey Foster (1831 - 1917)*
Mary Ann Foster (1832 - 1834)*
Amos M Foster (1835 - 1864)*
Philip Henry Foster (1835 - 1862)
Mount Hope Cemetery
Created by: Addie
Record added: Mar 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50104129