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Kemp, Austin

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to Granville, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT LARTY, 1st VT HARTYCO
Service: enl 8/20/64, m/i 8/20/64, PVT, 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, tr to 1st VHAC, 3/1/65, m/o 7/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1836, Hancock, VT
Death: 03/25/1900

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 37088306

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/7/1887, VT; minor, 9/17/1900, VT
Portrait?: Alison Ignatowicz
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

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Barry Whitney, Brandon, VT

3rd Great Grandfather of Chris Hamel, Vergennes, VT

3rd Great Grandfather of Jason John Goodrich, Winooski, VT

2nd Great Grandfather of Alison Ignatowicz, Moyock, NC

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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Photo


Courtesy of Alison Ignatowicz

Obituary

Austin Kemp died at the home of his son, Pearl Kemp, at Richville Sunday evening, March 25, from pneumonia, at the age of 64 years. Mr. Kemp was a resident of this place, moving here from Ripton, at which place he resided many years. The deceased was a veteran of the civil war, having served three years. A family of seven children survive him, Bert and Charles Kemp of Ripton, Mrs. George Richardson of Brandon, Mrs. W. G. Piper of this place, Pearl, Ethel and Roy of Richville. The funeral services were held at Richville, the remains being taken to Brandon for interment.

Source: Middlebury Register, March 30, 1900
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.