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Nownes, George Washington
Age: 19, credited to Marshfield, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/20/61, m/i 11/19/61, BGLR, Co. C, 1st VT CAV, m/o 11/18/64
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Birth: 1820, Marshfield, VT
Burial: Wooster Cemetery, Marshfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 59934108
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Martha H., 6/22/1886, VT, not approved
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Wooster Cemetery, Marshfield, VT
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George W. Nownes, or "Elder" Nownes as he was familiarly called, died in Norwich of pneumonia lately. He was well known in this town, Cabot and Danville, where he led brass bands some years ago, playing the key bugle.
Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, February 7, 1883.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.