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Shepard, Harvey


Age: 44, credited to Castleton, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF, 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. F, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63; enl 12/21/63, m/i 12/30/63, Pvt, Co. A, 7th VT INF, m/o 3/14/66

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Birth: 1816, Cooperstown, NY
Death: 04/03/1879

Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Castleton, VT
Marker/Plot: 255
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 96448515


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Clarissa E., 8/25/1883, 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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Hillside Cemetery, Castleton, VT

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Harvey Shepard suffered a paralytic shock on Wednesday afternoon at five o'clock, and died Thursday morning. Mr. Shepard was fond of music and was an excellent musician; he had just played a piece on his organ for the entertainment of a friend who was calling, and was retiring from the instrument when he was prostrated. He was associated in the grocery business with his son, Dea. F. H. Shepard. His age was sixty-three. Funeral from his late residence at one o'clock on Friday. The burial will be in Castleton, where Mr. S lived many years.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 4, 1879.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.