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Keith, Cyrus R.


Age: 26, credited to Sheldon, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 3/3/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. K, 6th VT INF, pr CPL, m/o 3/2/65

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Birth: 12/04/1835, Sheldon, VT
Death: 04/21/1913

Burial: Sheldon Cemetery, Sheldon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 39032259


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/28/1884, VT; widow Agnes M., 5/19/1913, 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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Sheldon Cemetery, Sheldon, VT

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C. B. Keith, aged 76 years, a veteran of the Civil War, died at his home late Sunday of Bright's disease and heart trouble. He is survived by his wife, a daughter, Miss Ethel, and a son, Alfred Keith. The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at Grace church, the Rev. W. W. Reid officiating. Mr. Keith served in the Civil War first as a private, then sergeant in Company K, 6th Vt. Vols. He was a vestryman of Grace church. Mr. Keith was a great-nephew of the Rev. Ruel Keith, a professor at the Virginia Theological Seminary.

Source: St. Albans Weekly Messenger, April 24, 1913.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.