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Colby, Joseph A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 32, credited to Corinth, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 11/17/63, m/i 12/17/63, Pvt/Fifer, Co. K, 10th VT INF, m/o 6/29/65

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VITALS

Birth: 02/07/1831, Corinth, VT
Death: 07/13/1896

Burial: Corinth Center Cemetery, Corinth, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1030/1882, VT: widow Mary A., 9/21/1896, 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: 10th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Rick Heath, Moultonborough, NH

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Tombstone

Corinth Center Cemetery, Corinth, VT

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Obituary

Corinth.

Joseph A.Colby, who has been sick for a long time, died on Monday, July 13, aged sixty-five years. He served through the War of the Rebellion in Co. K, Tenth Vermont. Interment was in Fairview cemetery. Mrs. Colby and family are very grateful for the assistance given and kindness shown by their friends during the sickness and at the death of husband and father.

Source: Vermonnt Watchman and State Journal, 22 Jul 1896
Transcribed by Deanna French