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Buss, Albee

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 7/7/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. E, 10th VT INF, pr CPL 5/17/65, m/o 6/22/65

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VITALS

Birth: 03/09/1842, Shaftsbury, VT
Death: 02/06/1915

Burial: Hinsdillville Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: 1
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/17/1891, VT; widow 12/18/1917, MA
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: 10th Vt. History off-site

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Hinsdillville Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Albee Buss

Bennington Banner

Mon. Feb 8, 1915

DEATH OF ALBEE BUSS

Long Time Resident Passed Away Saturday Afternoon

Albee Buss, aged 72 years, a native of Shaftsbury and a long time resident of this village, died last Saturday afternoon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Fred T. Hopkinson of Main street, following a brief illness.

Mr. Buss was born in Shaftsbury, but had resided in Bennington for nearly forty years. He followed the trade of teamster and was employed by E. H. Putnam and the J.H. Loring Co., now the Henry H. Tuttle company 32 years, having worked for each about 16 years. He was a member of Co. E, 10th Vermont volunteers and was a member of George A. Custer Sixth Corps Post. For a term of five years he served as poor-master. He was well known and generally well liked for his quiet, unassuming way and cheerful disposetion.

He was twice married, his first wife, Mary J. Bowen, having died about 14 years ago. He second wife, Addie Robinson, survives. He also leaves one son, Edgar S. Buss, three daughters, Mrs. F. T. Hopkinson and Mrs. Myron Bartlett of Bennington, and Mrs. A.V. Hartley of Bridgeport, Conn., three brothers, L.H., R.S., and W.H. Buss of this village, and five grandchildren. His only sister lost her life in the explosion at the Bradford mill about forty years ago.

The funeral was held this afternoon from the First Baptist church, Rev. W.F. Meyer officiating. The burial was in Hinsdillville cemetery.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.