Clark, Elias E.
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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Birth: 1840, Oakland County, MI
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jen Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 70195127
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Cousin of Joseph Broom, Centerville, UT
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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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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.