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Knight, Horatio

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Putney, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. F, 4th VT INF, reen 12/15/63, tr to Co. A, 2/25/65, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 7/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 10/23/1842, Putney, VT
Death: 01/31/1916

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Marker/Plot: 610
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 143309303

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/24/1880; widow Laura C., 2/8/1916, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Granduncle of Lori Kokos, Hobart, IN

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT

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Horatio Knight

Rutland Herald
February 1, 1916
Ludlow
DEATH OF HORATIO KNIGHT

Horatio Knight died Monday morning at his home on Andover street after a long period of invalidism. He was past 70 years of age and had lived here more than 50 years. He is survived by his widow and by two sons, John Knight and Ernest Knight of this place. He was employed in the local woolen mills during his active life. Mr. Knight was a veteran of the Civil war and enlisted at Putney, August 20, 1861 in Co. F, 4th regiment Vermont volunteers; re-enlisted December 15, 1863; wounded May 5, 1864 in the battle of the Wilderness; mustered out July 13, 1865, after having served nearly four years.


Contributed by Cathy Habes.