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King, Philip

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Clarendon, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 7/15/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. C, 10th VT INF, wdd, Monocacy, 7/9/64, wdd, Winchester, 9/19/64, dsrtd 12/28/64, rtnd n.d., m/o 6/22/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/20/1842, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Canada East
Death: 01/01/1893

Burial: St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Gregory, Philip; King, Nelson
Pension?: Yes, 5/20/1868, widow Julia, 1/19/1893, 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: Enlisted as Nelson King, but listed as Philip King alias Philip Gregoire on 1890 Veterans Schedule and pension index card

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BURIAL:

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St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Obituary

Philip King, for many years in the employ of Timothy J. Hubbard, and lately of Erastus and John E. Hubbard, died of pneumonia early last Sunday morning, aged fifty-one years. He leaves a widow and two children - Jesse N. and Mary, widow of the late Elbridge Ainsworth. Mr. King was a quiet and exemplary citizen, and a man who made many friends. Under the name of Philip Gregory he served three years in Company C, Tenth Vermont Volunteers, during the civil war. After his discharge, in 1864, he came to Montpelier, where he had since resided. He was a member of Brooks post, and of St. Jean de Baptiste Society, and these organizations attended the funeral in a body at St. Augustine's church on Tuesday.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, January 4, 1893.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.