Age: 25, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 3/17/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. F, 6th VT INF, m/o 9/29/62; enl 1/1/63, m/i 1/1/63, Pvt, Co. M, 1st VT CAV, tr to Co. F 6/21/65, m/o 8/9/65
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Birth: 1837, Ireland
Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker; Section C-350
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/16/1869; widow Ellen, 5/19/1904, VT, not approved
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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates "no marker"
Soldier is buried in the empty plot in the foreground, adjacent to Hickey and in front of Wheeler.
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St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
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City and Vicinity.
The remains of Michael O'Neil who died at the Soldiers' Home in Bennington Monday, arrived in this city last evening and were taken to the undertaking rooms of John R. Kelley. He was 66 years old and cause of his death was old age. He is survived by a son, Thomas P. O'Neil of Colchester. The funeral will be held from St. Mary's Cathedral to-morrow morning at nine o'clock. Interment will be in St. Joseph's Cemetery.
The Burlington Free Press, Burlington, VT, October 28, 1903
Submitted by Heidi McColgan