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Brown, Christopher Page
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 32, credited to Waterbury, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/7/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. D, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Fredericksburg, 12/13/62, m/o 6/29/64

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VITALS
Birth: 05/26/1830, Compton, NH
Death: 06/06/1913

Burial: Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: 91
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Stowe Veterans, 1906
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Harry Graham, Redding, CA

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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Obituary

DEATH OF OLD STOWE RESIDENT
Christopher P. Brown Was a Native of New Hampshire.

Stowe, June 7. Christopher Page Brown, one of the oldest residents of Stowe, died at his home in Stowe Hollow about 3 o'clock Friday morning after a long illness. He was 85 years of age. He was a native of New Hampshire, but came to Waterbury at 16, and lived in Stowe most of his life. Sixty-three years ago in October, he married Mary R. Wright, who survives him at the age of 84, and who is also in feeble health. He leaves two sons, George W. Brown of Morrisville and Christopher P. Brown, jr., of Stowe. A daughter, Mrs. Hattie Magoon, died many years ago and a son, Gershour W. Brown, about 13 years ago. He leaves eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Mr. Brown was a veteran of the Civil war, enlisting from Waterbury in Company D, second Vermont regiment, and serving three years. He was twice wounded. He was a member of the Congregational church in Stowe for many years and also of H.H. Smith post, G.A.R. The funeral will be held at the house at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon.

Barre Times, June 7, 1913

Christopher Page Brown, one of the oldest residents of Stowe, died at his home in Stowe Hollow about 3 o'clock Friday morning after a long illness. He was 85 years of age. He was a native of New Hampshire but came to Waterbury at 16, and lived in Stowe most of his life. Sixty-three years ago in October, he married Mary R. Wright, who survives him at the age of 84, and who is in feeble health. He leaves two sons, George W. Brown of Morrisville and Christopher P. Brown Jr., of Stowe, and a daughter, Mrs. Emma J. Hutchinson, of Stowe. A daughter, Mrs. Hattie Magoon, died many years ago and a son, Gershour Brown, about 113 years ago. Mr. Brown was a veteran of the Civil War, enlisting from Waterbury in Co. D, 2nd Vt., and serving three years. He was twice wounded. He was a member of the Congregational church in Stowe for many years and also H.H. Smith Post, G.A.R.

Morrisville News and Citizen, June 11, 1913

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.