Carpenter, John Draper
Age: 18, credited to Halifax, VTVITALS
Birth: 03/12/1845, Guilford, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
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Carpenter, John. Bennington Banner 23 Nov. 1916. John Carpenter who's home was in the Lyons District died this morning at the Veterans Home where he was taken last Monday. He was born in Guilford 73 years ago, he enlisted as a substitute for Laurer F. Fowler of Jamaica in Co. K 3rd VT Sept. 5 1863. He was soon transfered to Co. E 11th VT and was mustered out on June 24 1864. He moved to Bennington in August of the current year and has been in failing health for some time. He was twice married and leaves besides his widow 20 children, all except 4 of whom are residences of this villiage. The funeral will be at 3:30 Friday from the Veterans Home with burial at the village cemetery.
(Contributed by Marque L. Carpenter, Acworth, Georgia)