Rufus BUTTERY

Rufus BUTTERY

Male 1836 - 1903  (67 years)

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  • Name Rufus BUTTERY  [1
    Born 7 Mar 1836  Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Living in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Census 1870  Living in New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1880  Living in New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1900  Living in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Military Service Sergeant, Co. A, 17th Regiment; Conn. Vol. Infantry Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Enlisted August 1862 from Norwalk, captured May 2, 1863, Chancellorsville, Va. Mustered out July 1865 
    Died 11 Mar 1903  Easthampton, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Silvermine Cemetery, New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I91403  Main Tree
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 

    Father Silas BUTTERY,   b. 1811, Wilton, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1892, Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth SLAUSON,   b. 17 Apr 1816, Monroe, Orange County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1883  (Age 67 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F38140  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah J. GEDDES,   b. 16 Feb 1838, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jul 1905  (Age 67 years) 
    Married Abt 1855  [2
    Children 
    +1. Ernest BUTTERY,   b. 18 Sep 1864, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1940  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Henrietta BUTTERY,   b. 7 Apr 1866, Norwalk, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 May 1955, Waco, McLennan Co., Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)  [Birth]
     3. Rufus Henry BUTTERY,   b. 20 Mar 1868, New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1946, Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
     4. Homer BUTTERY,   b. Abt 1871, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +5. Blanche BUTTERY,   b. 1873, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1948  (Age 75 years)  [Birth]
     6. Louis BUTTERY,   b. 1874, Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1920  (Age 46 years)  [Birth]
     7. Ulysses Grant BUTTERY,   b. 21 May 1879, New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1959, Rocky Hill, Hartford Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F38157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1860 - Living in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1870 - Living in New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1880 - Living in New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1900 - Living in Norwalk, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - Enlisted August 1862 from Norwalk, captured May 2, 1863, Chancellorsville, Va. Mustered out July 1865 - - Sergeant, Co. A, 17th Regiment; Conn. Vol. Infantry Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Silvermine Cemetery, New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Rufus Buttery
    Rufus Buttery
    Sergeant, Co. A, 17 Regiment
    Connecticut Volunteer Infantry
    Enlisted August 1862 from Norwalk, captured May 2, 1863,
    Chancellorsville, Va. Mustered out July 1865

    Photo added by: Bob R

    Headstones
    Rufus Buttery and Sarah J. Geddes Headstone
    Rufus Buttery and Sarah J. Geddes Headstone
    Rufus, son of Silas Buttery and Elizabeth Slauson, and his wife Sarah J. Geddes, are buried in the Silvermine Cemetery in New Canaan, Fairfield Co., Connecticut.

    Created by: Bob R
    Photo added by: Bob R

  • Sources 
    1. [S5398] FamilySearch.org: Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915.

    2. [S03901] 1900 Census Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut.

    3. [S00342] 1860 Census Norwalk, Fairfield County, Connecticut.

    4. [S00488] 1870 Census New Canaan, Fairfield County, Connecticut.

    5. [S00679] 1880 Census New Canaan, Fairfield County, Connecticut.

    6. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.