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Tracy, Nelson Riley


Age: 25, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 153rd NY INF
Service: enl, Mooers, 8/30/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. G, 153rd NY INF, 9/23/62, pr CORP, 10/18/62, reduced to ranks, no date, pr CORP, 6/13/63, m/o 10/2/65, Savannah, GA

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Birth: 03/02/1837, Chazy, NY
Death: 10/28/1916

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 54114777


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/30/1885; widow Nellie J., 11/6/1916, 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: None


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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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The Late Nelson R. Tracy

The funeral of Nelson R. Tracy, an old Civil War veteran, who died Saturday after a long illness was held at his home 20 North Champlain street, at 2 p. m., today. Rev. J. S. Braker, pastor of the Baptist church officiated. Interment was in Lake View cemetery. The bearers were six members of Stannard post, G. A. R. The member s of the Post attended in a body, as did its kindred organizations. Many beautiful flowers were sent from friends and relatives. Both sons from out of town John E., Of Waterbury and William H., of New York City, were present.

Source: Burlington Daily News, October 30, 1916.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.