Brainard, Charles A.
Age: 26, credited to Granville, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: substitute - enl 8/13/63, m/i 8/13/63, PVT, Co. B, 3rd VT INF, wdd, Charles Town, 8/21/64, m/o 7/11/65
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Birth: 05/15/1837, New Hampshire
Burial: New Village Cemetery, Hancock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 44863662
Alias?: None noted
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)
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New Village Cemetery, Hancock, VT
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Sunday afternoon, July 28, another veteran of the Post here, Charles Addison Brainard, was layed away in Hancock cemetery by his comrades of the Post. The services were first at his late residence, then at Hancock church, where W. H. Watson of Rochester conducted, preaching an appropriate discourse for the occasion. The church was well filled, and floral offerings were many and beautiful.
Source: West Randolph Herald and News, Aug. 1, 1907.
Charles Addison Brainard died here at his late home, July 16th (sic), after a short illness with pneumonia. Mr. Brainard was born in Stewartstown, N. H., May 15, 1837. His home for many years was in Granville, where he was a good citizen and kind neighbor, a kind husband and father; he leaves a widow and an adopted daughter to mourn his loss.
The deceased was a veteran of the Civil War.
The funeral was from the church and was largely attended, the burial in the new cemetery.
Source: Middlebury Register, Aug. 16, 1907
Courtesy of Deanna French