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Goodnow, Henry S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Whitingham, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. F, 16th VT INF, disch/insanity, 9/28/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Whitingham, VT
Death: 04/28/1913

Burial: Sadawga Cemetery, Whitingham, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 44377211

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/7/1864, not approved
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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Sadawga Cemetery, Whitingham, VT

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Obituary

WHITINGHAM
Henry S. Goodnow

Henry S. Goodnow, 73, a life-long resident of this town, died at the home of his brother, C. S. Goodnow, Monday afternoon after a number of years of failing health. Although he was confined to h is room only a week he suffered a long time with chronic diseases which he contracted while in the Civil war.

Mr. Goodnow was exceptionally bright and active when a young man and for many years was a prominent business man in town and a leader in social affairs. He had lived many years in the hoe of his brother, where he was cared for.

Mr. Goodnow was twice married. His first wife was Miss Electa Curtis of Dalton, Mass. Later he married Miss Hattie Pike of this town. Both are deceased. Of the second union one son survives, Charles H., of Montana. The funeral was held at C. S. Goodnow's Thursday at 2 o'clock, Rev. Flint M. Bissell of Wilmington officiating.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer, May 2, 1913.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.