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Nichols, Henry W.


Age: 18, credited to Middlesex, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/2/64, m/i 8/2/64, Pvt, Co. D, 2nd VT INF, m/o 6/19/65

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Birth: 10/04/1845, Middlesex, VT
Death: 12/10/1930

Burial: Middlesex Center Cemetery, Middlesex, VT
Marker/Plot: Plot 150, Lot 1
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 203271201


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/12/1889, VT; widow Edna E., 12/26/1930
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


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Middlesex Center Cemetery, Middlesex, VT

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Death Claims Veteran of Civil War at Age of 85.

Henry W. Nichols, 85, a veteran of the Civil war, died at his home in Middlesex where he always lived, at 3:15 yesterday afternoon. He was born Oct. 4, 1845, in Middlesex, the son of Paul and Abigail Nichols. He served during the war with Co. B, 2d Vermont regiment, and was a member of the G. A. R.

He was married three times. His first wife, Emily L. Long, who died young, bore him two children, Frank W Nichols, who died Nov. 3, 1928, and Abby L., wife of B. W. Daniels of Montpelier. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Earl W. Daniels of Middlesex and Miss Ruth E. Daniels of Montpelier, besides several nephews and nieces.

Mr. Nichols' second wife was Myraette E. Long, who died March 28, 1874. In 1904 he was married to Edna E. Robinson, who survives him.

Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at the residence in Middlesex village. Friends are requested to omit flowers.

Source: Barre Daily Times, December 11, 1930.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.