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Clark, Elias E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Tinmouth, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/61, m/i 9/16/61, Pvt, Co. I, 5th VT INF, wdd, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, pow, Savage's Station, 6/29/62, prld 8/3/62, m/o 9/15/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Oakland County, MI
Death: 1921

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jen Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 70195127

MORE 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

DESCENDANTS

Cousin of Joseph Broom, Centerville, UT

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BURIAL:

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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Obituary

Civil War Veteran Dies.

Elias E. Clark, a retired merchant, died suddenly at his home in West Rutland yesterday morning after a brief illness. He was 81 years old and had made his home in West Rutland for 30 years. He conducted a grocery and meat store on Clarendon avenue for a great many years. He gave up active business 10 years ago.

Mr. Clark is survived by a son, Wayne S. Clark, a daughter, Mrs. W.A. Thrall, and one sister, Mrs. Sarah Post, all of West Rutland.

He was a Civil war veteran and belonged to Roberts post, G.A.R. of Rutland. He was also a member of Hiram lodge, No. 101, F. and A.M. of West Rutland.

The funeral will be held at the house Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The burial will be in Evergreen cemetery. The service will be in charge of Hiram lodge.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, August 16, 1921
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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