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Mooney, Curtis G.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Lyndon, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/17/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. G, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63

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VITALS

Birth: 12/24/1840, Lyndon, VT
Death: 04/07/1914

Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 39526888

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/18/1897; widow Rebecca A., 4/17/1914, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT

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Curtis G. Mooney

St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record

April 22, 1914

SOUTH WHEELOCK

Death of C. G. Mooney An Old Soldier

C. G. Mooney died at his home in South Wheelock, Tuesday, April 7, 1914. He had a shock Monday morning and passed away Tuesday evening. Curtis G. Mooney son of James and Caroline Mooney was born in Lyndon, December 24, 1840. He was the oldest of eight children of whom two died in infancy. He enlisted in 15th Vt. Regiment, serving nine months. In 1864 he married Rebecca Cofran of this town. The first five years of their married life were spent in Lyndon. From there they moved to this town where they have lived over forty years. Mr. Mooney represented this town in the legislature in 1906. He had also held many town offices and was selectman in 1908. He was a member of Memphremagog Lodge, F. & A. M., No. 65 of Newport, also a member of the Eastern Star of Lyndonville, and Farnsworth post, G.A.R., of the same place, of which he served as commander two years. For the past few years he had been an earnest worker for the church in this place.

Mr. Mooney was a man very highly respected by all who knew him. He leaves to mourn his loss, a wife, two sons, Will J., who lives on the home place and Charles of Worcester, Mass., two grandchildren, Marlon and Howard, five brothers and sisters, James C., of St. Johnsbury, Rosaline, Mrs. L.J. hall, of Lyndon, Angeline, Mrs. Richard Sanderson of Lyndon, Laurestine, Mrs. Artemus Phillips, of Bethlehem, N.H., and George of Los Angeles, Cal. The funeral was held at his late home Saturday afternoon at 1:30, Mabel Johnson of Lyndon Center officiating. The burial was at Lyndon Center. Among those from out of town to attend the funeral were members of the F. and A.M., Eastern Star, G.A.R. and Relief Corps, all of Lyndonville, also G.A.R. of Wheelock, James Mooney and family, D. F. Gilman and wife, D.D. Gray and wife, C.A. Hoyt, Albert Butterfield, H.A. Keough, D. Donley, G.E. Goss, Chas. Wark, all of St. Johnsbury, R. Sanderson and wife and son Bert, L.J.

hall, wife and son Albert, all of Lyndon, Mrs. L. Phillips of Bethlehem, I.C. Richardson and wife of Littleton, N.H., Henry Randall of Island Pond, Mrs. Will Jones and son of Newport.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.