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Morey, John Ebenezer

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Sandgate, VT
Unit(s): Recruit
Service: enl 11/30/63, recruit, Co. E, 10th VT INF, dis/dsb 2/6/64, Convalescent Camp, VA

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VITALS

Birth: 09/30/1846, Sandgate, VT
Death: 04/23/1924

Burial: Sandgate Center Cemetery, Sandgate, VT
Marker/Plot: 3
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 16700094

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/18/1891, not approved
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Sandgate Center Cemetery, Sandgate, VT

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Obituary

John E. Morey, Sr.

John Morey, sr., passed away April 23 at his home in Sandgate after an illness of long duration. Death was due to a complication of diseases.

Mr. Morey was born in Sandgate, Nov. 30, 1847, the son of Alexander and Patience Wright Morey. He had spent nearly all his life in the town of his birth, with the exception of a few years when he lived in the northern part of New York state.

Mr. Morey was a soldier of the civil war, enlisting at the age of 16 years, and served nine months in Company E, 10 Vermont Regiment. He was a person of kind disposition and was honored by all who knew him.

The deceased is survived by his widow, three daughters, and two sons, Mrs. Ernest Bragg of Hoboken, N.J., Mrs. W. O. Wilcox of West Arlington, John Morey, Jr., of Cambridge, N. Y., Mrs. Herbert Tudor, and James Morey of Sandgate.

The funeral was held from the M. E. church Saturday afternoon, April 26, at 1 o’clock, Rev. Milo Jeffrey of East Arlington officiating. Burial was in Hillside cemetery.

The bearers were Herbert Tudor, John Morey, jr., William Wilcox, and John Morey.

Those from out of town to attend the funeral were John Morey of Rupert, Mrs. Harry Hurd, Mrs. Enderson Hurd and Floyd Bently of West Arlington, Jared Brace of Arlington; Mr. And Mrs. Joseph Meyit, Mrs. Everet Eaton, and Charles Harber of Manchester, Mrs. Mamie Bentley and Mrs. Irene Hoyt of Cambridge, N.Y., and Mrs. William Crandall of South Shaftsbury; Miss Elva Wilcox of Pittsfield, Mass., and Mrs. Jennie Squires of Shushan, N.Y

Source: Bennington Evening Banner, April 30, 1924
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.