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Burbank, Nathaniel


Age: 35, credited to Danville, VT
Unit(s): USN, 4th VT INF
Service: substitute - enl 8/31/63, m/i 8/31/63, PVT, Co. H, 4th VT INF, tr to USN, Gunners's Mate, 4/17/64, m/o 8/18/65

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Birth: 06/22/1828, Walden, VT
Death: 11/10/1913

Burial: Walden Heights Cemetery, Walden, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 21344457


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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


2nd Great Grandfather of Charley Burbank, Hyde Park, VT

2nd Great Grandfather of Debra Burbank, Manchester, NH

2nd Great Grandfather of Debra Burbank, Goffstown, NH

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Walden Heights Cemetery, Walden, VT

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Nathaniel Burbank

Nathaniel Burbank, son of Joseph Burbank, was born at Walden, Vermont, June 22, 1828, died November 10, 1913, on the farm where he was born. He attended the public schools, and in 1848 began work in a cotton mill in Concord, New Hampshire. In 1850 he entered the whale fishing service and so continued until 1862, meantime visiting nearly every port of the world. In 1862 (sic) he enlisted in the Fourth Vermont Regiment of Infantry and served six months, when he was transferred to the navy, in which he served as gunner's mate in the Department of the Gulf, in blockade service until August, 1865.

He then returned to the old Burbank homestead, on which his grandfather settled. In 1895 he retired from active business. He was a Universalist in religion, and a Whig and Republican in politics. He married, May 24. 1862. Huldah J. Stone, of Cabot, Vermont, born October 11, 1835, died April 18, 1912, daughter of Mathias and Priscilla (Davidson) Stone.

Children: 1. Corri N., born February 28, 1863, died at Olive, California, November 26, 1907, leaving a widow, Phoebe A. (Bush) Burbank, born at Watsonville, California, and two daughters, Frances P. (Mrs. Andrew R. Balok), Huldah A. ('Mrs. George E. Shell), and two sons, Raymond C. C. and Clarence M. 2. Lester Warren, born October 1, 1866; graduated at Hardwick (Vermont) Academy ( 1888), Dartmouth College (1893), University of Vermont (1896) : is a physician at Cabot, Vermont; member of legislature of Vermont, 1910-12; married May H. Stevens, of Walden, and they have one daughter, Pauline M., born July 14, 1902. 3. Harvey, mentioned below. 4. Charles A., born April 17, 1870; resides on the old homestead at Walden, Vermont: married Ida L. Marsh, of Cabot, Vermont, and they have four children : Ilene L., Leo Charles. Otto Jack and Fred Norris. 5. Bert B., born October 6, 1871; attended Hardwick and St. Johnsbury academies and is a union superintendent of schools at South Lunenburg, Vermont; married Mabel A. Blair, of Stannard. Vermont, and they have three children: Marion E., Belle M., Huldah Stone. 6. Joseph Matthias, born August 25, 1873 ; married Clara A. Colby, of Haverhill, Massachusetts; electrician; resides at Salisbury, Massachusetts; they have one daughter, L. Mildred, born September 9, 1899.

William R. Cutter, New England Families Genealogical and Memorial, (Lewis Historical Publishing Co., New York, 1914), ii:998.

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