Charles C. Town, courtesy of Laurie M. Deredita

Born: April 8, 1833 in Morrisville, Vermont, a son of George Town and Ruth Parcher

Died: September 9, 1886 and buried in Brookside Cemetery in Bloomingdale

Married: Jeanette Lamson

Children: Ida B. Town White, Herbert W. Town, Nettie E. Town, Grant Charles Town, Ralph Percival Towne and George F. Town

Charles C. Town, of St. Armand, served in the Civil War in Company C, 118th Regiment. He was a sawyer and blacksmith.

From the 118th records: TOWN, CHARLES C—Age, 29 years. Enlisted, July 28, 1862, at St. Armand, to serve three years; mustered in as private, Co. C, August 29, 1862; promoted corporal, May 6, 1863; absent on detached service in Quartermaster's Department, U. S. Colored Troops, at muster-out of company.