Brooks, Benton V.
Age: 0, credited to Shrewsbury, VT
Unit(s): 1st MA CAV
Service: 1st MA CAV
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Birth: 01/07/1841, Unknown
Burial: Northam Cemetery, Shrewsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 69267627
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/21/1889, VT; widow Fidelia W., 1/10/1925, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Northam Cemetery, Shrewsbury, VT
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Benton V. Brooks
Rutland Daily Herald, Dec. 15, 1924
The funeral of Benton V. Brooks, 83, who died yesterday in Cuttingsville of heart disease, will be held at 10 o'clock Wednesday morning in the Northam church. The burial will be in the Northam cemetery.
Mr. Brooks, who was born in Londonderry in 1841, was educated in the common schools of that town. He had been a farmer all his life since he returned from service in the Civil war.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Fidelia Brooks, and by one brother, Elmer Brooks of Detroit.
Courtesy of Jennifer Snoots.