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Blackmer, Barton T.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Hubbardton, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT LARTY, 1st VT HARTY CO
Service: enl 2/29/64, m/i 3/2/64, PVT, 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, tr to 1st VHAC, 3/1/65, m/o 6/10/65, Revised Roster says d 5/22/65, but had children after that n.d.

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VITALS

Birth: 1848, Castleton, VT
Death: 08/29/1929

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Pittsford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 27346222

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/4/1878
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

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of Bob Blackmer, TN

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Evergreen Cemetery, Pittsford, VT

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Obituary

Brandon
Funeral of J. B. Blackman

Funeral services of J. Barton Blackman, a Civil War veteran, were held Saturday afternoon at 2:30 o’clock at the Congregational church, Rev. Walter Thorpe officiating. The bearers were Fred L. Patinode, James Wilber, Harry Atwood, Nelson Dwyer, Bela Churchill and Frank Ferris.

The Grand Army burial service was held at the grave by C. J. Ormsbee Post No. 18, G.A.R. Taps were sounded by Lloyd Retell. Burial was in Evergreen cemetery in Pittsford.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, September 4, 1929
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.