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Murphy, Edward

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 43, credited to Moretown, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/7/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. D, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Bull Run, 7/21/61 (head), dis/dsb, 2/5/63, Belle Plain, VA

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1819, County Wexford, Ireland
Death: 10/22/1874

Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 50225839

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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)

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Saint Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

Edward Murphy, a well known citizen of Burlington, for some time landlord of Murphy's Hotel, and chief of the fire department, was buried on Saturday.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, October 28, 1874.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.