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Tifft, James

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Dorset, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/24/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. K, 14th VT INF, wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, m/o 7/30/63, br of Moses, 7/G

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VITALS

Birth: 07/14/1841, Dorset, VT
Death: 10/11/1924

Burial: Maple Hill Cemetery, Dorset, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 14991672

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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

Great Grandfather of Mamie Ford Smail, Albany, NY

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Maple Hill Cemetery, Dorset, VT

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Obituary

James Tifft, a Civil War veteran, died on Saturday at the home of Jed Matson, with whom he made his home. The funeral was held on Monday with interment in the village cemetery, the Rev. W. L. Haven officiating. The deceased is survived by three sons, Ira, William and John and a daughter, Mrs. Silas Lanfear.

Source: Manchester Journal, October 16, 1924.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.