Collison, John Henry
Age: 22, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. I, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63
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Birth: 07/06/1841, Bury, Canada East
Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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, 4/9/1889, VT; widow Harriet L., 3/10/1925, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
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John Colliston of Lyndon, brother of E. R. Colliston of this place, and a resident here until about 20 years ago, died this morning. Mr. Colliston enlisted from Barton in Co. I, 15th Vt., and served inthe Civil War. He was a member of Quimby Post, G.A.R., and of the Masonis lodge here, joining in 1865. His death leaves only his brother, Erastus, of the past membership. Funeral service will be held in Lyndon Friday with burial at Lyndon Center.
Source: Express and Standard, 30 Jan 1925
Transcribed by Deanna French.
Webmaster's note: His gravestone says Collison, his death certificate, issued in Bradford, NH, lists his surname as Collison; he was baptized John Henry Collison in the Bury and Lingwick, Quebec Church of England, and he married Hattie L. Colley on 26 Oct 1870 in Barton as John H. Collison.