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Roscoe, Henry C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to New Haven, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. G, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63

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VITALS

Birth: 12/31/1844, New Haven, VT
Death: 08/28/1928

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven, VT
Marker/Plot: 61
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 136339316

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/17/1890, VT
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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Evergreen Cemetery, New Haven, VT

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Courtesy of Bernie Noble

Obituary

Henry Roscoe, Civil War Veteran, Dies in New Haven

Henry Roscoe, aged 83 years, the last Civil War veteran in New Haven died at eight o’clock Tuesday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. V. M. Benedict with whom he lived. Mr. Roscoe had not been as well as usual Tuesday but was able to be about the house all day. The funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o’clock at the home of V. M. Benedict. Rev. A. B. Ross will officiate and interment will be in the Roscoe family lot in Evergreen cemetery.

Mr. Roscoe had lived the greater part of his life in New Haven. He was educated in the public school there and at Black River academy in Ludlow. For several years Mr. Roscoe, in partnership with his brother, the late Mortimer A. Roscoe, conducted the Roscoe store of New Haven which he conducted alone for some time after his brother’s death, later selling to the Everest Brothers. He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Weston O. Smith of Alameda, Calif. Mr. Roscoe had lived with his daughter in California but preferred to live in the town where he had spent his life. Mr. Roscoe’s first wife, the mother of Mrs. Smith, was Miss Kate Landon and his second wife was Miss Jennie Hall who died several years ago.

Source: Middlebury Register, August 30, 1928
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.