Brown, Nelson H.
Age: 22, credited to Randolph, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF, 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/11/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. C, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63; enl 8/15/64, m/i 8/15/64, Pvt, Co. A, 1st VT CAV, m/o 6/21/65
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Birth: 1840, Bethel, VT
Burial: South View Cemetery, Randolph, VT
Marker/Plot: Block 19 Lot 6 Grave 2
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/11/1887, VT
Portrait?: USAHEC off-site
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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South View Cemetery, Randolph, VT
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The remains of Nelson Brown, who died in Pittsfield, Aug. 3, from the effects of a shock, were brought to this village Friday for interment in Southview cemetery. With the body came the widow, the four sons, John Brown of Pittsfield, Vernon and Warren of Newark, N.J., and Ray of Poultney; the daughter Mrs. Edna Ray of Newark; a daughter-in-law, Mrs. Vernon Brown, and the step-children, Ethel Meacham of Pittsfield, Frank and Belle Meacham of Roxbury. The funeral party was met here by two brothers and two sisters of the deceased, J. N. Brown of Randolph, Bradford Brown of Gileaad, Mrs. Sarah Davis from Bethel and Mrs. James Kennedy of Granville. Rev. Mr. Hazelton, a Methodist pastor of Pittsfield, officiated at the burial service.
Source: Herald and News, August 12, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.