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Coburn, Benjamin F.


Age: 20, credited to Northfield, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF, 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 2/14/62, cred. Northfield, m/i 2/28/62, Pvt, Co. K, 7th VT INF, dis/dsb 10/15/62; enl 8/22/64, cred. Danville, m/i 8/22/64, Pvt, Co. C, 1st VT CAV, m/o 6/21/65

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Birth: 10/08/1841, Northfield, VT
Death: 08/11/1921

Burial: Northfield Falls Cemetery, Northfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 71489937


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/21/1863; widow Lucy J, 8/16/1923, ME
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 Randolph, VT


Great Grandfather of Angie Schonarth, Holderness, NH

Great Grandfather of Noreen Anne Megenis Langill, Center Harbor, NH

Great Grandfather of Stuart P. Rogers, Thetford Center, VT

Great Grandfather of Kevin Lee Laber, Danielson, CT

Great Grandfather of Sally F. Rogers, Rutland, VT

Grandfather of Claire Lucille Laber, Riverside, CT

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Northfield Falls Cemetery, Northfield, VT

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Benjamin F. Coburn, 80 years of age, died at the home of his son, Frank, where he has been since last February, after working in a factory for 15 years in the state of Maine. Two sons, Frank and Leon of Randolph and two daughters one of Northampton, Mass, and one at Montpelier, survive. The funeral will be held today the Rev. Frazer Metzger officiating. The deceased was a veteran of the Civil War.

Source: Burlington Daily News, August 13, 1921.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.