Age: 25, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. K, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63
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Birth: 01/23/1837, St. Johnsbury, VT
Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 37485131
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/18/1892, VT; widow Lydia M., 7/18/1896, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)
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Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
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Glover people and man y of the students of the old Institute, who remember John Allen of Lyndon, who was a former student here, will be pained to learn of his death, which occurred in Athol, Mass., recently, where he had gone to visit a daughter. He was a successful farmer, a good citizen and esteemed neighbor.
Source: Orleans County Monitor, July 13, 1896
John Allen, for many years a prominent Lyndon farmer, died at Athol, Mass., Tuesday morning. He had not been well for some time and went to Athol a few weeks ago to visit his daughter and also hoping that the change would benefit his health. Mr. Allen leaves a wife, one son and two daughters. Funeral takes place at his late residence this afternoon at 2 o'clock.
Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, July 10, 1896
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.