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Brown, Arunah Allen

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 12/17/63, m/i 12/22/63, Pvt, Co. C, 1st VT CAV, tr to Co. A 6/21/65, m/o 8/9/65

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VITALS

Birth: 02/05/1840, Stockbridge, VT
Death: 02/22/1878

Burial: Kearney Cemetery, Kearney, NE
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tamara Truette Peterson
Findagrave Memorial #: 57998404

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Francelia M, 5/4/1881
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 Grandfather of Janet Rose, Grapevine, TX

Great Grandfather of Janet Rose, Grapevine, TX

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Kearney Cemetery, Kearney, NE

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Biography

Arunah Allen Brown was born in Stockbridge, Vermont, February 5, 1840, the son of John Brown and Irena Mixer. He served in Company C, 1st Calvary Regiment. After the war he married Francelia Marion Hill. In 1872 they homesteaded in Buffalo Co., Nebraska at the site of what is now the Kearney NE airport. He died of (family records say) "consumption" in 1879. He is buried in Kearney NE. His wife and three children remained in Buffalo Co., Nebraska.

Contributed by Janet Rose, his great-granddaughter).