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Federal (USV)


Sanford Stoughton

(c. 1837 - 1862)

Home State: Connecticut

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 16th Connecticut Infantry

Before Antietam

From South Windsor, he enlisted as a Corporal in Company H, 16th Connecticut Infantry on 8 August 1862.

On the Campaign

He died, probably of disease, at Weverton, MD on 28 October 1862.

References & notes

Service information from Ingersoll1 and Connecticut.2 His gravesite is on Findagrave.


c. 1837


10/28/1862; Weverton, MD; burial in Center Cemetery, South Windsor, CT


1   Ingersoll, Colin Macrae, Adjutant-General, Catalogue of Connecticut Volunteer Organizations in the Service of the United States, 1861-1865, Hartford: Brown & Gross, 1869, pp. 658 - 663  [AotW citation 5575]

2   State of Connecticut, Adjutant General's Office, and AGs Smith, Camp, and Barbour, and AAG White, Record of Service of Connecticut Men in the Army and Navy of the United States during the War of the Rebellion, Hartford: Press of the Chase, Lockwood, and Brainard Company, 1899  [AotW citation 25089]