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Adams, Josiah H.


Age: 23, credited to Grand Isle, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/27/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. A, 1st VT CAV, m/o 11/18/64

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Birth: 1838, Grand Isle, VT
Death: 05/16/1922

Burial: Grand Isle Cemetery, Grand Isle, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 15938801


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/3/1890, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: ME
(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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Grand Isle Cemetery, Grand Isle, VT

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Josiah Adams, a Civil War veteran, died at the home of his sister, Mrs. E. J. Parker Tuesday May 16. He was the son of Nathan and Mary Hildreth Adams. He was born in Grand Isle July 1838. He belonged to the Union Cavalry and distinguished himself by his gallant action in service in the war between the North and South. The funeral was held at the home of E. J. Parker Thursday May 18. Rev. H. P. Sweet officiated. The burial was in the family lot in the Grand Isle cemetery.

Source: Burlington Clipper, May 25, 1922.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.