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Miner, Francis Thomas


Age: 19, credited to Halifax, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. F, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63; enl 9/10/64, m/i 9/10/64, Pvt, Co. I, 4th Vt, INF, tr to Co. F, 2/25/65, m/o 7/18/65

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Birth: 11/02/1845, Halifax, VT
Death: 08/30/1919

Burial: West Halifax Cemetery, Halifax, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 84145724


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/10/1880, VT; widow Eleanor F., 9/12/1919, 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


2nd Great Granduncle of Lisa Moran, Haydenvillle, MA

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West Halifax Cemetery, Halifax, VT

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The Late F. T. Miner

Francis Thomas Miner, who died Aug. 30, was born in this town and always lived here except when he was in the army. He first enlisted as a nine months man and later enlisted for three years or during the war. He was in Company I, 4th Vermont regiment and served until the end of the rebellion. The funeral was held at his late residence Sept, 3. He leaves besides his wife, one sister, Mrs. Jennie Whitney of Conway, Mass., three brothers, Charles and Warren of Brattleboro, and Frederick of Halifax, and one daughter, Mrs. Horton Eames of Marlboro. Those from out of town who attended the funeral were Warren Miner and Mrs. Mary Starkey of Brattleboro, Mr. and Mrs. Horton Eames and son, Raymond, and daughter, Ruth, of Marlboro, Mr. and Mrs. Lafayette Jepson of Cheshire, Mass., Frank Jepson of Stamford and Mrs. Albert Goodrich and son, Howard, of Stamford.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer, September 11, 1919.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.