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Tenney, Marquis E.


Age: 18, credited to Mendon, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/13/62, m/i 9/15/62, PVT, Co. B, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Marye's Heights, 5/3/63, pr SGT 8/22/64, 1SGT 12/26/64, comn 2LT, 6/7/65 (6/17/65), m/o 6/19/65 as 1SGT

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Birth: 12/28/1844, Mendon, VT
Death: 04/05/1926

Burial: Tenney Cemetery, Mendon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 69798577


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/30/1875; widow Hannah W., 4/23/1926, VT
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, USAHEC off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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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Tenney Cemetery, Mendon, VT

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Marcus E. Tenney

Rutland Daily Herald, April 6, 1926

The body of Marcus [Marquis] E. Tenney, 81, formerly of Mendon, who died early yesterday morning at the Vermont Soldiers home in Bennington, and whose funeral service was held yesterday at the institution, was placed in the vault at Evergreen cemetery here yesterday afternoon. Mr. Tenney is survived by his wife and two daughters.
Mr. Tenney was a member of Co. B., Second Vermont regiment of the Civil war, having been commissioned a second lieutenant.

Courtesy of Jennifer Snoots.