Born: 1844 in Hyde Park, Vermont, a son of Royal Perrigo and Clarissa Fairbanks

Died: December 7, 1864 in Salisbury Prison in North Carolina

Married: Sarah E. Keith per Civil War Widows and Other Dependents Records


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In the Civil War he served in Company A, 118th NYS Volunteers. Taken prisoner October 27, 1864.

From the Book - Three Years with the Adirondack Regiment: 118th New York Volunteers Infantry by John Lovell Cunningham page 159:

REGIMENTAL CASUALTIES AT SECOND FAIR OAKS October 27-28, 1864....Missing —Captured .....Company A : .....George W. Perrigo