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Kendall, Eleazer Jr.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 41, credited to New Haven, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. G, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63

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VITALS

Birth: 08/04/1821, Hancock, VT
Death: 01/07/1894

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, New Haven, VT
Marker/Plot: 217
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 40176377

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/17/1886, VT; widow Lucy A., 1/15/1894, 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

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Fletcher R. Brush, Salisbury, VT

3rd Great Grandfather of Kay Danforth, Hinesburg, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Riverside Cemetery, New Haven, VT

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Courtesy of Bernie Noble

Obituary

MIDDLEBURY

Eleazer Kendall did at his home three miles east of here Monday morning from the effects of a kick by a colt. Saturday afternoon he went into the stall. The animal crowded him, when he slapped it with his hand to make it stand around. The colt kicked out viciously and landed one foot on his ribs, breaking two of them and driving the broken bones onto the lung. Mr. Kendall was 79 years old. He was a veteran of the war, going out from Bristol with company G, 14th Vermont volunteers. He was a member of the Methodist church, and William P. Russell post. G. A. R. He is survived by a widow and three children, Homer Kendall, who lives here, Mrs. E. Hulbert of Waltham and George Kendall of Worcester, Mass. The funeral will be held Wednesday morning at 11 o’clock.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, January 9, 1894
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.