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Slattery, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 45, credited to Berlin, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/14/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. D, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 5/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1823, Ireland
Death: 11/24/1888

Burial: St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/21/1865; widow Margaret, 12/5/1890, 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

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Al Saulino, Somserset, MA

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Obituary

Joseph Slattery, who was injured at the Montpelier & Wells River railway station, Tuesday night of last week, died Saturday evening, after amputation of the injured leg, the afternoon of the same day. Deceased was born in Ireland, was seventy-two years old at the time of his death, and had been a resident of this place for thirty-two years. He was a good soldier of Company D, Second regiment, Vermont volunteers, was an industrious citizen and kind-hearted man. He leaves four daughters, Kate, of Shorthill, N. J., Mary, of Bristol, in this state, Bridget of White River Junction and Margaret, wife of James W. Roakes of this place, also two sons, Patrick of this place and Thomas of Fair Haven. The funeral was held at St. Augustine's church Tuesday forenoon.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, November 28, 1888.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.