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Carrick, John


Age: 45, credited to Barnet, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 9/12/64, m/i 9/12/64, Pvt, Co. C, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/1/65

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Birth: abt 1819, Barnet, VT
Death: 11/19/1875

Burial: Groton Cemetery, Groton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

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


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/21/1866; widow Lydia E., 4/27/1881
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: None


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Groton Cemetery, Groton, VT

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John Carrick died suddenly at Lyndon, last Friday morning. Mr. Carrick had been canvassing this county for a book called the "Rumseller's Daughter." In Thursday he went from Danville to Lyndon. When he went to bed he did not feel well, but told the family where he stopping not to be frightened if they heard some noise in the night, as he was subject to colic turns. The people were alarmed, however, and called in a physician in the night. He died about nine o'clock the next morning. Mr. Carrick's home was in Groton.

Source: Vermont Journal, December 4, 1875
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.