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Barden, Herbert H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Wells, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/2/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. B, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/05/1845, Wells, VT
Death: 06/23/1922

Burial: Morningside Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/17/1897, VT; widow Emily H., 7/1/1922, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Morningside Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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Obituary

BRATTLEBORO

Death of Herbert H. Barden

Herbert H. Barden, 77, died suddenly in his home on Central street late Friday night of heart trouble. Mr. Barden, who was a Civil war veteran, had been in his usual health throughout the day and evening, the end coming suddenly after he retired for the night. He was born in Wells, May 5, 1845, being one of eight children of John and Susan (Lamb) Barden. He attended the schools in his native town, enlisting in the service June 2, 1862, as a private in Co. B, 9th Vermont regiment, serving three years and receiving his discharge June 13, 1865. Mr. Barden married Miss Emily Harwood of Rupert December 31, 1865,and they lived in Wells for 35 years afterward, until they came to Brattleboro, which has since been their home with exception of a few years spent in Guilford. Besides his widow he leaves four daughters, Grace, wife of Walter Worden, Herberta, wife of George W. Gilman, Harriet S. and Blanche O. Barden, all of Brattleboro; one son, John H. Barden of Brattleboro; one granddaughter, Mrs. Raymond Boutelle of Southbridge, Mass., and one great-grandchild.

Springfield Republican, June 26, 1922
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.

Herbert Barden was listed as an inmate at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in the 1910 Census.