Age: 0, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 22nd NY INF
Service: 22nd NY INF
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Birth: 07/01/1841, Unknown
Burial: St. Marys Cemetery, Fair Haven, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jen Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 179353385
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/13/1863
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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St. Marys Cemetery, Fair Haven, VT
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Rutland Daily Herald, Jan. 10, 1917:
John Stevenson, 75 years old, died yesterday morning at his home, No. 58 Forest street, after a short illness. He was born in Whitehall, N.Y. and had lived in Rutland for 25 years. He was employed by the Howe Scale company. Mr. Stevenson was a member of Company I, 22nd New York volunteers, and was in active service over two years. He took part in the battles of Bull Run, Fredericksburg and others.
He leaves four daughters, Mrs. Richard Lyon of Fort Ann, N.Y., Miss Margaret J. Stevenson of Manila, and Catherine and Ellen Stevenson of Rutland, three sons, James A. of Byfield, Mass., John of Lawrence, Mass., and Albert F. Stevenson of Fair Haven. He is also survived by three sisters, Mrs. Margaret J. Burns of this city, Mrs. Mary Rouse of Warrensburg, N.Y., and Mrs. Catherine Gillett of Auburn, N.Y.
He was a member of the Holy Name society of St. Peter's church. Roberts post, G.A.R., will hold services at the house tomorrow afternoon. The funeral will be held Friday morning at 9 o'clock in St. Peter's church.
Courtesy of Jennifer Snoots.