Clark, Junius L.
Age: 18, credited to Poultney, VT
Unit(s): 93rd NY INF
Service: enl 8/30/62, cred. Hampton, NY, enl, Pvt, Co. I 93rd NY INF, 8/20/62, m/o 6/1/65, Washington, DC
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Birth: 1843, New York
Burial: Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: John Arsenault
Findagrave Memorial #: 23707906
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/21/1889, NY
Portrait?: Poultney GAR Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Poultney Cemetery, Poultney, VT
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Death of J. L. Clark
Junius L. Clark died yesterday morning at his home in Hampton, N.Y., after an illness of two weeks. He was born in Hampton, November 28m 1843, the son of Rufus H. And Prudence (Rice) Clark. He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. L. C. Woodard, and a sister, Mrs. R. E. Warren, both of Hampton.
Mr. Clark, the last Civil War veteran of Hampton, enlisted August 30, 1862, in Company I, 93rd New York volunteers. Was made corporal and served until the close of the war. He was a member of the Hampton Methodist church, of Joyce post, No. 49, G.A.R., and was aide-de-camp on the staff of commander in chief of G.A.R.; past worshipful master of Morning Star lodge No.37 F. and A.M.; past excellent high priest of Poultney chapter, No. 10, R.A.M.; Killington commandery No. 6, Knights Templar, and Cairo Temple, Order of Mystic Shrine.
The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the house with interment in Poultney cemetery.
With the passing away of Mr. Clark but two members of Joyce post survive, David Marsha of East Poultney and E. L. Maranville of Poultney.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 13, 1927
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.