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Bessette, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Charlotte, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 8/2/62, m/i 9/1/62, PVT, Co. D, 10th VT INF, m/o 7/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1832, Burlington, VT
Death: 08/26/1902

Burial: Friends Cemetery, Ferrisburgh, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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: 10th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Friends Cemetery, Ferrisburgh, VT

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John Bissette

St. Albans Daily Messenger

Aug. 28, 1902

John Bissette

John Bissette, aged 71 years, died at his home in Panton Tuesday night from dropsy of the heart.The funeral will be held Friday morning at 10 o'clock. Mr. Bissette is survived by his wife, two sons, FRank and Henry Bissette of North Ferrisburgh, one daughter, Mrs. Harrington, of Colchester Point, and one brother Duffy Bissette of West Ferrisburgh. Mr. Bissette was a veteran of the Civil War, being a member of Co. D, 10th Vt. Vols., having enlisted in that regiment in Burlington. He was also amember of Ethan Allen Post, G.A.R. of Vergennes.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.