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Ellis, John B.
Age: 37, credited to Huntington, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/10/62, 2SGT, Co. F, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63
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Birth: 10/12/1823, Huntington, VT
Burial: Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 27036717
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/25/1880; widow Julia B., 3/30/1896, VT
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: 13th Vt. History off-site
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Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, VT
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JOHN B. ELLIS
Son of John and Katherine (Bunker) Ellis, was born at Huntington Center, Vt., October 12, 1823. Educated in the common schools. Occupation a farmer. Married Sylvia Gotham October 23, 1844. Enlisted from Huntington September 10, 1862, in Company F, 13th Vt. Vol. Inf., and mustered into the service as second sergeant October 10, 1862; was with the company In all oŁ its actions. Mustered out July 21, 1863. Again married in October, 1889, to Julia Farr. One son and three daughters were born to him. Died March 14, 1896, and was buried in Huntington, Vt.
Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 568
John B. Ellis, one of our former townsmen, moved from here to Bristol about six year ago, passed away in his chair Saturday morning. Mr. Ellis has been in failing health for some time. He was a good neighbor and full of public spirit. His funeral took place Tuesday at the North church, under the Masonic order. His remains were interred in Maplewood cemetery, beside his first wife. He leave a wife and three children to mourn his loss. The family have the sympathy of us all.
Source: Burlington Clipper, 19 Mar 1896
Transcribed by Deanna French