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Williams, Leland Jasper

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 12/11/63, m/i 12/22/63, Pvt, Co. C, 10th VT INF, pow 4/2/65, m/o 6/29/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1837, Springfield, VT
Death: 01/08/1913

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 54175769

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/11/1887, VT; widow Lizzie B., 2/3/1913, 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: 10th Vt. History off-site Pension shows service in 10th and 5th.

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Douglass Williams, Putney, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Obituary

Funeral services for Leland J. Williams, who died at his home in Mendon Friday , were held at the church in that town yesterday afternoon at 2 o'clock and were largely attended. Rev. John Robinson, pastor of the church, conducted the services. Burial was in Evergreen cemetery.

There was a large display of flowers and among them a piece from Roberts Relief corps of this city.

The bearers were Patrick McCarthy, Seril R. Ranger, William Ranger, Harley Ranger, James H. Ranger and Fred Ranger, all of Mendon.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, January 13, 1913
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.