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Cummings, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Middlebury, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/7/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. C, 9th VT INF, dsrtd 11/21/62

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VITALS

Birth: 1838, England
Death: 01/12/1919

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Bridport, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pine Hill Cemetery, Bridport, VT

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Obituary

Death of John Cummings

John Cummings died at his home near the three-mile bridge Sunday evening at 6 o'clock. He was 80 years and eight months old and is survived by five children, George Cummings of Fitchburg, Mass., and Noah Cummings of Cornwall. Mrs. Charles Dalhem of Charlotte, Mich., Mrs. Charles Tario of Port Henry, N.Y., and Mrs. Charles Delphia of West Cornwall. Mr. Cummings was born in Canada April 25, 1838. The funeral was held at the home of Noah Cummings in Bridport Thursday at 11 o'clock. Rev. H. C. Newell of the Middlebury Congregational church officiated. The bearers were Charles L. Parish, O. S. Gibbs, Henry Hopkins, Charles Tario, Frank Nisun and Warren Delphia. Burial was in Bridport.

Source: Middlebury Register, January 17, 1919
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.