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Williams, William

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Concord, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. K, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63

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VITALS

Birth: 09/20/1837, Waterford, VT
Death: 07/04/1909

Burial: Graves Cemetery, Concord, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kirt A. Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 95392503

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/25/1869
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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Graves Cemetery, Concord, VT

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Obituary

By the death of William Williams on July 4, Concord loses another long time resident. Mr, Williams was born in Waterford, September 20, 1838, one of the 11 children of Lee and Olive Williams. He is survived by one sister, Mrs. Hannah Reed of Idaho. His early life was spent in Lunenburg where he enlisted in Co. K, 15th Vt. Infantry. January 1869 he was married at Littleton to Miss Addie Palmer, daughter of the late Dr. Palmer of Concord Corner. Their four children survive, Mrs. Olive Foss of Winchester, Mass., Miss Esther Williams, Montreal, Miss Mabel Williams, Concord, and William Williams, Royalston Corner. Mr. Williams has resided for ten years with his daughter, Miss Mabel Williams, who has faithfully cared for him in his declining years. Mr. Williams was a neighbor always ready to extend a helping hand and a farmer of unusual ability. His funeral was held from his late home Monday afternoon, July 5. Rev. Grant Van Blarcom officiated. Mrs. Miner carpenter and J. C. Hovey sang. Interment was in the family lot at Concord Corner.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, July 14, 1909.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.