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Burnham, Ezra S.

MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 20, credited to Stockbridge, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT LARTY
Service: enl 7/14/64, m/i 8/26/64, PVT, 3rd VT LARTY BTRY, m/o 6/15/65

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VITALS
Birth: 03/30/1844, Stockbridge, VT
Death: 10/09/1901

Burial: Maplewood Cemetery, Stockbridge, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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
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BURIAL:
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Maplewood Cemetery, Stockbridge, VT

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Obituary

It wa a sad hour when death came to the happy home in Barre, taking the husband and father, E. S. Burnham, to that home not made with hands, eternal in the heavens. He had been in poor health for some time, and died Oct. 9 of liver trouble.

He was born in this town March 30, 1844, and had always lived here until six years ago when he moved his family to Barre to educate his daughter He married Esther Pierce, who survives him, with one daughter, Irene, besides a sister, two half brothers, and a large circle of friends to mourn his loss.

He was a member of the Universalist Church. Mr. Burnham was a genial man, a kind neighbor, a loving companion and father, and rarely does a man leave more warm friends and sincere mourners.

The funeral was held at the Union Church, Stockbridge, Saturday afternoon, where a large number gathered to pay their last respects to him whose loved face they should see no more. Kind hands had placed flowers on and around the casket of the silent sleeper, and after the funeral his body was borne to the beautiful cemetery at Stockbridge Common.

The family have the sympathy of the community in their sad affliction.

West Randolph Herald and News, Oct. 17, 1901
Courtesy of Deanna French