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Earl, Harrison


Age: 33, credited to Mount Holly, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 12/19/63, m/i 1/2/64, Pvt, Co. G, 5th VT INF, dsrtd 9/23/64, rtnd 10/25/64, m/o 6/29/65, pow 3/27/65, prld 3/30/65

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Birth: 1830, Mount Holly, VT
Death: 12/30/1907

Burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Wallingford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 232391905


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/28/1880
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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Maple Grove Cemetery, Wallingford, VT

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Death of Harrison Earle.
Had an Excellent Civil War Record --
Was Once Confined in Libby Prison.

Harrison Earle, aged 77 years, died yesterday afternoon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. N. D. Knight, No. 33 Nichols street after an illness of two weeks due to a stroke of apoplexy. Mr. Earle was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Roslin Earle and was born in Mount Holly, where he lived until he came to this city six years ago. He was a member of Roberts Post, Nor. 14, Grand Army of the Republic and fought in a number of the great battles of the Civil war, being a member of company G, Fifth Vermont Volunteers. He was at one time captured and served a short term in Libby Prison. He enlisted December 19, 1863, and received an honorable discharge July 14, 1865.

Besides Mrs. Knight he is survived by another daughter, Mrs. E. M. Bond of this city, two sons, H. U. Earle of Rutland, and S.W. Earle of North Leominster, Mass., and two brothers, Rufus of Clarendon and Rollin of Ballston, N. Y.

The funeral will be held at the house Thursday morning at 9.30 o'clock. Burial will be in East Wallingford.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, 31 Dec 1907.
Courtesy of John Leidy.


Harrison Earle, A Civil War veteran, died at his home in Rutland Monday, age 77 years. He enlisted in Company G, 5th Vermont regiment, December 19, 1863 and was in service 18 months. Mr. Earle was in several noted battles and was confined in Libby prison several months. He was a member of Roberts Post, G.A.R. He leaves his wife, two sons and two daughters.

Source: Bennington Banner, Jan 3, 1908
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.