Gray, Charles Carroll
Age: 0, credited to Burlington, VT
Service: SURG (MAJ), USA
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Birth: 03/28/1838, Chester, NY
Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 71386337
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/19/1885, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
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Dr. Charles Carroll Gray, who died at Geneva, N.Y., Nov. 22, was born at Chester, Orange county, N.Y., March 28, 1838. He graduated at Hobart college, Geneva, 1853, and at the Medical school there in 1861. He received an appointment as assistant surgeon in May of the same year. He was taken prisoner at the first Bull Run, and was confined at Richmond, Salisbury and Charleston. After his exchange in July 1862, he was married to Laura, daughter of the Rt. Rev. Bishop Bissell of Vermont, then rector of Trinity church, Geneva, who with a daughter, survives him. He was subsequently engaged for some months in the hospitals of Washington, Wilmington, Del., Chester, pa., and was then sent to the department of Tennessee. After the war he served in the departments of Dakota, the East, Missouri and Texas. His last assignment was at Fort Riley, Kan. He was retired from active service in 1879.
Source: Bennington Banner, December 4, 1884.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.