|Birth||3 May 1836||Woburn, Middlesex Co., Mass. |
|Cause of Death||lobar pneumonia |
|Description||Fair complexion |
|Eye Color||Blue |
|Hair Color||Brown |
|Height||5’ 7.5” |
|Military Note||He enlisted with the Northern Army on September 17, 1861, from Haverhill, MA, at the age of 25 and was with the band assigned to the Nineteenth Massachusetts Infantry Volunteers. He is listed as a cordwainer by profession; residence in Haverhill; enlisted at Portsmouth, NH; served until discharged on 25 August 1865; died on 03 February 1921 (See American Civil War Research Database, Soldiers)|
Here’s how the database lists his service:
Enlisted as a Musician on 17 September 1861 at the age of 25
Enlisted in Company Band, 19th Infantry Regiment Massachusetts on 17 September 1861.
Mustered out Company Band, 19th Infantry Regiment Massachusetts on 07 August 1862
Enlisted in Navy Regiment UN on 22 September 1864.
Discharged Navy Regiment UN on 25 August 1865 
|Occupation||Shoe repairer or shoemaker [7, 8]|
|Real Estate||Lived at 258 Main St., Haverhill, Mass., at the time of his death. He was a resident of Haverhill for 64 years|
|Died||3 Feb 1921||Haverhill, Essex Co., Mass.|
|Buried||6 Feb 1921||Elmwood Cemetery, Haverhill, Essex Co., Mass.|
|Person ID||I41||Owings Stone Genealogy, Ancestry & Heritage|
|Last Modified||21 Jan 2006 00:00:00|
|Father||GEORGE WASHINGTON BUTTERS, b. 28 Jun 1799, Methuen, Essex Co., Mass.|
|Mother||FANNY PARKER, b. 22 Jul 1803, Woburn, Middlesex Co., Mass.|
|Family ID||F989||Group Sheet|
|Family||CATHAREN ANN WEBSTER, b. 24 Jun 1830, Lynn, Essex Co., Mass.|
|Married||1 Oct 1856||Haverhill, Essex Co., Mass. |
|Family ID||F18||Group Sheet|
|Photos||Butters, Charles holding Catharen Webster|
Charles Butters holds his great-granddaughter Catharen Buxton Webster. A hand written note by Catharen identifies them both.
|Webster family c. 1915|
Four generations. Catharen and Howard Webster, their father Carl Webster, his mother Carrie Parker Butters Webster and her father Charles Butters
|Documents||Butters: 1856 Marriage License|
Marriage license for Charles Butters and Catharen Ann Webster, Methuen, Massachusetts
|Butters: 1864 Document|
Civil War enlistment of Charles Butters of Massachusetts
|Butters: 1865 Document|
Civil War discharge of Charles Butters of Massachusetts
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