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Cable, Thomas

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 25, credited to Hereford, PQ, Canada
Unit(s): 10th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 6/20/62, m/i 9/1/62, PVT, Co. A, 10th VT INF, tr to 76th Co, 2nd Btln, VRC, 10/26/64, m/o 6/30/62

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1837, Canada
Death: 02/02/1911

Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: 35
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 37485664

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/29/1880; widow Luthera E., 4/10/1911, VT
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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Tombstone

Tombstone

Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT

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Obituary

Thomas Cable

The funeral of Thomas Cable was held at his late home, 9 Clayton avenue, Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock, his pastor, the Rev. Charles F. Smith of the Advent Christian church officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Pleasant cemetery. Mr. Cable died Thursday in Waterbury. He was seventy-three yeas of age and is survived by his wife and three children., Mrs. Hattie Bunters of Springfield, Mass., John Cable and Herbert Cable of Lyndonville. One daughter, Mrs. John Robbins, died in Springfield, Mass., four years ago.

Mr. Cable was born in Eaton, PQ. He came to St. Johnsbury forty-five years ago, and for a long period of years was employed in the scale factory. He was a veteran of the Civil War, serving three years in Co. A, 10th Vt. Immediately following his discharge from the service Mr. And Mrs. Cable were married in Island Pond, the bride's maiden name being Luthera Emma Burbank. Besides his wife and children, Mr. Cable leaves three brothers and a sister and four grand children. He was devoted to his family and highly regarded by his neighbors and friends until failing heart compelled his retirement from St. Johnsbury. Mr. Cable's children were all present at the funeral, also a number of comrades of Chamberlin post.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, February 8, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.