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Clark, Francis

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 44, credited to Bolton, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: 1st Co. Vt. Drafted Men/substitute; enl 7/24/63, m/i 7/24/63, PVT, Co. C, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Spotsylvania, 5/10/64, dis/wds, 2/22/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1812, Ireland
Death: 10/21/1889

Burial: Old Village Cemetery, Richmond, VT
Marker/Plot: Not found
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 14995936

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/28/1865; widow Mary, 3/3/1890, 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: Died in Duxbury, VT

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BURIAL:

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Old Village Cemetery, Richmond, VT

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Obituary

NORTH DUXBURY
Found Dead in His Barn

Francis Clark, an esteemed citizen, was found dead in his barn Monday; heart disease is supposed to be the cause. He was 77 years old and leaves a widow aged 83 and several children. The funeral was Wednesday. Rev. Mr. Hazen of Richmond officiated. Many relatives and friends from Richmond were present; his remains were taken there for burial.

Source: Burlington Free Press and Times, October 25, 1889
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.