74 yrs, 4 mos.
Info below provided by: Debra A Glogover
According to his marriage records, it would seem that his biological parents were:
Samuel Sargent and Eunice (Martin) Sargent.
He was, however, adopted by Pardon Trask and Lucinda (Martin) Trask.
[This adoption is referenced in the History of Braintree, VT and I also found a birth record filed in Braintree, VT noting he was born in Middlebury, and was adopted by Pardon Trask]
b. July 12, 1845 Middlebury, Addison, VT
d. November 20, 1919 Bennington, Bennington, VT
Married four times:
Susan Cordelia (Folsom) Sargent (married 10/23/1866)
Adeline "Addie" (Duffany) Sargent (married 10/4/1887)
Orpha M (Sargent) Sargent (married 6/3/1907)
Hattie (Comstock) (Butterfield) Sargent (married 1/5/1917)
Enlisted August 19, 1862
Mustered in as Private to Co. F, VT 12th Inf on October 4, 1862
Mustered out July 14, 1863 at Brattleboro, VT
Re-enlisted December 30, 1863
Mustered in as Private to Co. M, VT 1st Cavalry on January 6, 1864
Transferred to Co. F, VT 1st Cavalry on June 21, 1865
Mustered out August 9, 1865.
Info below provided by: rickb
He had a twin sister named Martha Sargent who married: a " Avery and a Charles Hayward.
Co F 1st Vermont Vol.
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