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Cogswell, Luman H.


Age: 22, credited to Middlebury, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 14th VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. I, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 8/30/62, m/i 10/21/62, SGT, Co. E, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63

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Birth: abt 1839, Middlebury, VT
Death: 01/15/1914

Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Richford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/17/1884, 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: None


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Hillside Cemetery, Richford, VT

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L.H. Cogswell Aged 76, of Richford; Had Lived Alone.

Richford, Jan. 16. - L. H. Cogswell, aged about 75 years, was found dead in the hall of his house Wednesday at 10:15 o'clock by F.M. Barnes. Death had resulted from heart trouble. Mr. Cogswell lived alone and appeared to have started for the front door, when he fell back dead. Mr. Barnes hastened to summon Dr. C.S. Scofield, who found the body warm, although death had ensued sometime before. He was seen alive at about nine o'clock and had been in his usual health.

Mr. Cogswell was a veteran in the Civil war, having served in Co. F, 14th Vermont volunteers. He is survived by one son, the Rev. C.K.P. Cogswell of Washington, D.C.

Source: Barre Times, Jan. 16, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.


Jefferson H. Fletcher, aged 90 years, and a veteran of the Civil war, died Monday, Sept. 27, at his home in Underhill Center.

Source: Barre Times, Jan. 16, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.