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King, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Mount Holly, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/30/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. C, 6th VT INF, wdd, 6/6/63, reen 12/15/63, m/o 6/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Montreal, Canada East
Death: 05/23/1914

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 115972329

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/7/1879; widow Cathrine, 6/1/1914, 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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT

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Obituary

John King died at his home here Saturday morning after a short illness of heart trouble. He was over 80 years old and one of the oldest persons in this vicinity. He served through the Civil war. The funeral was held at the Church of the Anunciation, Ludlow, Tuesday morning. Among those from out of town who attended the funeral were Mr. And Mrs. Lewis Putnam and son of Saratoga, N.Y., Mrs. C. J. Flynn and daughter and Mr. And Mrs. John King of Worcester, Mass., Patrick Maloney of East Wallingford, John Maloney of Cuttingsville and Mrs. Milo Jennings and Mrs. James Gilrain of Rutland.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, May 28, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.