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Bailey, William Henry

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Weathersfield, VT
Unit(s): 6th CT INF
Service: 1st SGT, Co. D, 6th CT INF, 9/5/61-9/11/64

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VITALS

Birth: 02/03/1839, Unknown
Death: 11/14/1925

Burial: Plain Cemetery, Weathersfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Joie Finley Morris +
Findagrave Memorial #: 181811733

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/17/1891, CT; widow Rebecca W., 11/24/1925, FL
Portrait?: Unknown
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)

Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Plain Cemetery, Weathersfield, VT

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Obituary

The body of William Bailey of St. Cloud, Fla., was brought to the Plain Cemetery for burial, Dec. 11. Mr. Bailey was born in Ohio in 1837. At an early age he removed with his parents to New York state and later to Connecticut, where he spent the greater part of his life. For the last ten years Mr. and Mrs. Bailey have made their home in California and Florida. He was a veteran of the Civil War, serving in the Sixth Connecticut Volunteers. He was the father of Mary Bailey Wheeler, who died in Jamaica Plain on July 8 of this year. Mr. Bailey is survived by his widow.

Source: Vermont Journal, December 25, 1925.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.