Lillie, Robert Burns
Age: 22, credited to Bethel, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 9/2/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. E, 4th VT INF, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 9/30/64; 2nd PA HARTY?
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Birth: 10/18/1838, Rochester, VT
Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 1838
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 62025494
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/27/1874
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
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Robert Burns Lillie died yesterday at the home of his son, Dean K. Lillie, of old age. He was born in Bethel 72 years ago and 45 years ago married Miss Josephine Kellogg. Mr. Lillie was a painter by trade and about ten years ago moved to Montpelier. He was a veteran of the Civil war, serving four years in company E, 4th Vermont infantry and in the 2d Pennsylvania heavy artillery. A son and daughter survive, Dan K. Lillie and Mrs. J.B. Paddleford of this city. The funeral will beheld from the home at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon.
Source: Barre Times, Feb. 1, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.