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Graves, Hiram

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Marshfield, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 12/14/63, m/i 1/2/64, Pvt, Co. K, 2nd VT INF, dis/dsb 8/25/64

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VITALS

Birth: 01/19/1846, Bernardston, Canada East
Death: 05/17/1924

Burial: New Discovery Cemetery, Marshfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Ginny Gage/Mary Davis
Findagrave Memorial #: 55331542

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/9/1865; widow Catharine, 12/23/1892, NY, 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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BURIAL:

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New Discovery Cemetery, Marshfield, VT

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Obituary

The funeral of Hiram Graves, 78, will be held at his home in Worcester Wednesday noon with burial in Marshfield. He died Saturday afternoon. Mr. Graves was a farmer, who had spent many years of his life in Cabot and Marshfield. He was born in Bernardston, P. Q., Jan. 19, 1846. He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Fred Witham, eight grandchildren, a sister and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Graves served during the Civil War with Co. K. 2d Vermont Infantry.

Source: Burlington Free Press, May 20, 1924.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.