The Final Journey of Nathaniel Lyon

By Walter W. Woodward, Spring 2011 Volume 9 Number 2 Except for an occasional descendant in search of lost roots, visitors to the old Phoenixville Cemetery in Eastford these days are few, and very far between. But 150 years ago, on September 5, 1861, thousands of men, women, and children ringed the hillside surrounding this … Continue reading The Final Journey of Nathaniel Lyon