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Clapp, Marshall N.


Age: 19, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/10/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. A, 4th VT INF, m/o 9/30/64

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Birth: 1832, Northampton, MA
Death: 07/10/1907

Burial: Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 50507500


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/26/1890, NJ; widow Caroline S., 7/22/1907, NY
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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Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Marshall N. Clapp

St. Albans Daily Messenger
July 13, 1907
Was of a Family of Railroad Men
Marshall N. Clapp, of Bennington, who died Wednesday night July 10, of Bright's disease, was 64 years old and had always followed railroading, first as an engineer on the old Troy & Boston and Western Vermont roads and later on the New Jersey Central, running the Royal Blue express trains for many years, and retiring from the road several years ago. His father was an engineer on the Bennington & Rutland railroad, and his brother, Charles, is an engineer of one of the Royal Blue expresses on the New Jersey Central. During the Civil War mr. Clapp was a member of Company A, 4th Vt. Vols., and at the time of his death he was commander of George A. Custer - Sixth Corps post of Bennington. He is survived by his wife, who was Miss Caroline Wadsworth, of Bennington, and one son Marshall, of New York.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.