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Goron, Joseph N.


Age: 31, credited to East Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/16/62, m/i 9/22/62, PVT, Co. F, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL 9/1/64, pr SGT 1/1/65, wdd, Spotsylvania, 5/12/64, m/o 7/10/65

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Birth: 1840, Canada
Death: 07/29/1900

Burial: Veterans Home Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: 6
Gravestone photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 133258737


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/27/1890, VT, not approved
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Died at Bennington Soldiers' Home


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Death of Joseph N. Goron

End Came at Soldiers' Home - He Lived Here Many Years

Bennington, July 30 - Joseph N. Goron, of St. Albans, died at the Soldiers' Home here last night

Mr. Goron was born near the city of Quebec about 1833, when a young man he went to Montpelier where he learned the shoemakers trade. At the outbreak of the civil war he enlisted and served faithfully through out the struggle

He removed to St. Albans in 1871 where he continued to reside until ill health compelled him to seek admission to the Soldiers' Home a few months ago

Four children survive him. Two daughters live in Troy, N. Y., and two sons Joseph, of St. Paul, Minn., and Eugene, of Cedar st., St. Albans

Mr. Goron's wife died 12 years ago.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, July 30, 1900

Funeral of Joseph N. Goron

The funeral of Joseph N. Goron, formerly of this city, who died at the Soldiers' Home hospital at Bennington Sunday night, was observed there Wednesday morning. Rev. W. H. Washburn, of the Methodist church officiated. At his own request the burial was in the Home cemetery. Mr. Goron had been an inmate of the Home since March last.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, Aug. 2, 1900
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.