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Greenough, Franklin


Age: 21, credited to Monkton, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 9/12/61, m/i 9/20/61, Pvt, Co. D, 2nd VT INF, m/o 9/20/64

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Birth: 06/22/1841, Monkton, VT
Death: 02/08/1914

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: 42
Gravestone photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 45594909


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/2/1879; widow ellen M., 3/11/1914, 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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Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Franklin Greenough, aged 73 years, died at his home on Garfield street Sunday morning about one o'clock after an illness of several days with rheumatism and heart trouble. He was a veteran of the Civil War, serving in Co. D, 2nd Vermont regiment. He was a member of Mount Calvary Commandery, Knights Templar, Libanus Lodge, F. & A.M., and W.C. Danton Post, G.A.R. He is survived by his wife, one daughter, Mrs. E.B. Nichols of Pittsburgh, Pa., two brothers, Henry, who is in Colorado and Joseph of Salisbury; and a sister in Montreal. The funeral was held Tuesday afternoon at the Congregational Church at two o'clock and was in charge of the Masons.

Source: Burlington Free Press, Feb. 12, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.