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Murphy, James

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 12/17/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. D, 7th VT INF, m/o 3/19/64; enl, cred. to Fair Haven, 9/3/64, m/i 9/3/64, Pvt, Co. D, 7th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1844, Ireland
Death: 10/26/1904

Burial: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, NJ
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 146455537

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/28/1864; widow Susan, 1/21/1905, NJ
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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

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BURIAL:

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Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, NJ

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Obituary

Three Funerals
One Body Shipped to Newark and Two Buried at Soldiers' Home.

The body of James Murphy who died at the Soldiers' home Thursday morning, was sent to Newark, N.J., where his wife resides. He served in Company D, 7th Vermont volunteers.

There was a double funeral at the home this morning those of William W. Beals and W. M. Flanders, both of whom died Thursday morning. they were buried in the home cemetery at the request of the members of their families. Beals served in Co. A, Second Vermont, and Flanders in Co. F, Second N. Y. Cavalry.

Source: Bennington Banner, 28 Oct 1904.
Transcribed by Deanna French