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Coats, James Granville


Age: 28, credited to Windsor, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. A, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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Birth: 11/18/1833, Windsor, VT
Death: 12/03/1900

Burial: Maple Street Cemetery, Newport, NH
Marker/Plot: C66
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/20/1887, VT; widow Sarah J., 12/28/1900, NH
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: brother of Albert, Darwin and James


2nd Great Grandfather of Kevin P. Jordan, Brooklyn, NY

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Maple Street Cemetery, Newport, NH

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James G. Coates died in Newport, N. H., the 3d inst., in the 68th year of his age. The deceased formerly made his home in Windsor, and was a veteran of the civil war, serving in Co. A, 12th Vermont volunteers.

Source: Burlington Free Press, December 17, 1900.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.