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Age: 20, credited to Shaftsbury, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/18/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. K, 14th VT INF, wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, m/o 7/30/63
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Birth: 02/10/1843, Leeds, England
Burial: Hinsdillville Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 51452549
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/10/1884, KS; widow Ida F., 6/24/1920, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT, OH
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Hinsdillville Cemetery, Bennington, VT
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JOHN BEAUMONT DEAD
Well Known Veteran Died Friday at Home on Harwood Hill
John Beaumont, aged 77 years, died Friday morning at 11 o'clock at his home on Harwood Hill. He had been in a feeble condition for some time.
Mr. Beaumont was born in 1843 at Aperlyville, near Leads, England. He came to this country when a young man and settled as a farmer in the west. Mr. Beaumont for the past 22 years has been a resident of Bennington. He enlisted in Company K of the 14th Vermont Volunteers and remained in Service for nine months, taking part in the battle of Gettysburg.
In 1904 Mr. Beaumont married Miss Ida F. Parker of Bennington who with two nephews, George Murfield of Youngstown, O. And Ralph Murfield of Hamburg, Ia., survive.
The funeral will be held Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock from his late home. Interment will be in the Hinsdillville cemetery.
Source: Bennington Evening Banner, May 22, 1920
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.
Beaumont is listed as an inmate at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in the 1900 census.