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Houghton, Henry Horace

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 8/15/62, m/i 1/2/63, Pvt, Co. K, 3rd VT INF, m/o 7/11/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/16/1843, Woodstock, VT
Death: 11/23/1926

Burial: Taftsville Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Gail Blake
Findagrave Memorial #: 54569607

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/9/1880
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. See his post-war recollections.

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of Walter E. Houghton, Shelburne, VT

Great Granduncle of Jeff Houghton, Shelburne, VT

Great Granduncle of Herbert G. Houghton, Richmond Hill, GA

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Taftsville Cemetery, Woodstock, VT

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Photo

John Gibson Collection

Obituary

We and our Neighbors

-- Henry H. Houghton, native of this town and one of its oldest residents, died on Tuesday at the Soldiers' Home in Bennington, where he had been for several years past. He was in his 85th years.

Source: Vermont Standard, Woodstock, Vermont, 25 Nov 1926
Courtesy of Deanna French.