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Raymore, John W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Brookfield, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/64, m/i 8/23/64, Pvt, Co. G, 10th VT INF, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65, m/o 6/22/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1845, Brookfield, VT
Death: 04/14/1935

Burial: Oakdale Memorial Park, Glendora, CA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 10368742

Cenotaph: New Cemetery, Brookfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Y
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 214567547

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/6/1886
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: 10th Vt. History off-site,

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BURIAL:

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Oakdale Memorial Park, Glendora, CA

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CENOTAPH:


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Cenotaph at New Cemetery, Brookfield, VT

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Obituary

Death of Native of Brookfield

Notice comes of the death in San Dinas, Cal., April 28th, of John W. Raymore. Mr. Raymore was the last man to enlist in the Civil war from Brookfield and is the last of those who went to that war from Brookfield to pass away. Burial was in Oakdale cemetery, Covina Cal., beside his youngest daughter, Mrs. Alice V. Middleton.

The daughter, Flora C. Raymore, sends the following clipping: -

"San Dimas, April 20. - John Webb Raymore died at the family home, 125 W 1st street, Sunday evening at 10:30 o'clock, after a short illness. Born in Brookfield, Vt., on May 5, 1845, he came to California 23 years ago from his birthplace and had been a resident of San Dimas for the past two years, living previously in Charter Oak.

"Mr. Raymore enlisted in the Civil war in 1864 with Co, G, 10th Regiment, Vermont Volunteer Infantry, and served in several engagements, being discharged at the close of the war. He was a member of the G. A. R.

"Mr. Raymore is survived by three daughters, Miss Flora C. Raymore, Mrs. S. B. Holden, both at the family home, and Mrs. S. A. Stowell, of Corona del Mar. There are also six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

"Funeral services will be held from the Todd & Reeves chapel, Pomona, Thursday morning at 10:30 o'clock. The Rev. G. Sherman Lemmon, pastor of the First Baptist church of San Dimas, will officiate. The G. A. R. And the W. R. C. Will attend the services in a body and have part in the services at the Pomona mausoleum."

Source: Herald and News, May 16, 1935.

Funeral

FUNERAL SERVICES
John W. Raymore

Funeral services for John W. Raymore, who passed away at the family home, 125 W. 1st street San Dimas, Sunday evening, will be held in the Todd & Reeves chapel,, Pomona, Thursday morning at 10:30 o'clock. The Rev. G. Sherman Lemmon, pastor of the First Baptist church of San Dimas, will officiate. The G. A. R. And the W. R. C. Will attend the service at the Pomona mausoleum , where the committal services will be held.

Source: Pomona Progress Bulletin (CA), May 1, 1935.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.