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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Birth: 1844, Ireland
Burial: Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, NJ
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 146455537
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/28/1864; widow Susan, 1/21/1905, NJ
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
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Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, East Orange, NJ
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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