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Donnelly, John


Age: 23, credited to Clarendon, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, PVT, Co. K, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61

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Birth: 1838, Vermont
Death: 12/24/1901

Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots

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


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/21/1893, VT; widow Maria, 1/4/1902, 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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Calvary Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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John Donnelly

Rutland Daily Herald, Dec. 25, 1901:

John Donnelly died of paralysis at his home at No. 120 River street, about 1 o'clock yesterday afternoon, aged 60 years. He had been confined to the house for over a year. Mr. Donnelly was employed by the Rutland Railroad company as a blacksmith for over 30 years. He was a member of Co. K, 1st Vermont regiment, during the civil war, and was a member of Roberts post, No. 14, Grand Army of the Republic. Mr. Donnelly is survived by his wife and nine children. He also leaves one sister, Mrs. Edward Phalen of Pittsford. The funeral will be held at St. Peter's church Thursday morning.

Contributed by Jen Snoots.