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Quilty, John A.


Age: 21, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT LARTY
Service: comn 2LT, 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, 12/13/61 (12/13/61), resgd 8/26/62

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Birth: 1836, Rutland, VT
Death: 1911

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 69895782


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/4/1868
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: Civil War letters at Davis Family Library, Middlebury College.


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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Was a Veteran of the Civil War.

John A. Quilty, a veteran of the Civil War, died at the home of his sister, Mrs. Clara E. Bassette in Rutland Sunday afternoon after a short illness of neuritis.

Mr. Quilty was born in Shoreham in 1836. He formed a volunteer company in Brandon in 1859, the after he was graduated form Troy Conference Academy in Poultney, and in 1860 this company disbanded and nearly every member enlisted and went to the war. Mr. Quilty served as first lieutenant in the Second Vermont battery and after the war was over served as quartermaster at Charleston, S.C. He was a member of Roberts Post, G.A.R., of Rutland.

Source: St. Albans Weekly Messenger, November 23, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.