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Individual Record
Cronin, Patrick
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 23, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 26th NY CAV
Service: enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, PVT, Co. M, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65

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VITALS
Birth: 1842, Unknown
Death: 06/07/1913

Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

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
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None

Note: After the Saint Albans Raid on October 19, 1864, Vermont raised two companies of cavalry to help guard the Canadian border; there were known as Frontier Cavalry, Companies F and M, but technically they were part of the 26th New York Cavalry.

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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

Patrick Cronan.

Patrick Cronan of 17 Murray street died at the State hospital at Waterbury bout noon Saturday. He had been critically ill for four weeks and his daughter, Miss Ella M. Cronan, was constantly with him. She had recently returned home and his second daughter, Miss Agnes Cronan, was with him when he passed away.

Patrick Cronan was a soldier of the Civil War and was on the pension roll of the United States. His record shows good and faithful military service in the 26th Regiment, New York Cavalry. When the St. Albans raid occurred Mr. Cronan saw service in Captain Baldwin's company of United States Frontier Cavalry.

Besides his daughters mentioned he is survived by a third daughter, Miss Leta Cronan, a son, William A. Cronan of this city, and a brother, Michael Cronan, of Washington, D.C.

The body was brought here Saturday evening. The funeral was held Tuesday morning at St. Mary's Cathedral, with burial in St. Joseph's cemetery.

Burlington Free Press, June 12, 1913
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.