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Mattison, Squire James


Age: 27, credited to Pownal, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 7/22/62, m/i 9/1/62, CPL, Co. E, 10th VT INF, red 1863, m/o 6/22/65

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Birth: 09/04/1830, Pownal, VT
Death: 02/22/1903

Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, Pownal, VT
Marker/Plot: 14
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 51368035


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/28/1876; widow Susan E., 3/16/1903, 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


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Oak Hill Cemetery, Pownal, VT

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James Mattison

North Adams Transcript
23 Feb 1903

James Mattison, a well known resident of Pownal Center, died suddenly Sunday morning. Mr. Mattison was 66 years of age and a veteran of the civil war. For many years he held the office of justice of the peace and was known by all his friends as "Squire James." His counsel and advice were sought at all times. Mr. Mattison suffered a paralytic shock some years since and has been confined to the house for a long period. Sunday morning he was found dead in bed by members of his family. Mr. Mattison is survived by his widow and one son., Ernest Mattison of Pownal. Three children had preceded him in death. The funeral will be held from his late residence Tuesday afternoon at 1 o'clock Rev. Robert H. Washburne officiating. The interment will be in Oak Grove cemetery.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.