Chute, Greenleaf

Oregon City Courier, May 22, 1903
Session of the County Court

In the matter of application of the commander of Meade Post, G. A. R., for aid to Greenleaf Chute and Charles Ross, indigent soldiers. Ordered that clerk issue warrant to Greenleaf Chute for $10 per month and to Charles Ross for $5 per month until further orders of this court.

Oregon City Courier, Friday, May 29, 1903

Greenleaf Chute died at 3 o’clock Sunday morning at his residence in the Kansas City Addition. Mr. Chute was about 60 years old. A wife survives him. The cause of his demise was consumption from which disease he had been ill for a long time. He is a veteran of the Civil War and a member of Meade Post, G. A. R. The funeral took place from the residence at 10 o’clock Tuesday morning and the remains were laid to rest in the Mountain View cemetery.

1900 Census – G. Chute, born Maine, August 1840, age 60. Wife Clara. born Ohio, Nov. 1843


Civil War Headstone Request: Chute, Greenleaf
Pvt Co C 12 Main Inf
Died: May 24, 1903
Cemetery: Mountain View
Oregon City, OR

Name: Greenleaf Chute
Side: Union
Regiment State/Origin: Maine
Regiment: 12th Regiment, Maine Infantry
Company: C
Rank In: Private
Rank Out: Private

Name: Greenleaf Chute
Residence: Maine
Age at Enlistment: 22
Enlistment Date: 1 Nov 1861
Rank at enlistment: Private
State Served: Maine
Survived the War?: Yes
Service Record: Enlisted in Company C, Maine 12th Infantry Regiment on 15 Nov 1861. Mustered out on 18 Aug 1862.
Birth Date: abt 1839
Death Place: Clackamas County, Oregon
Sources: Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine, Research by Harold Slavik


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