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Davis, James A.


Age: 23, credited to Charlotte, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 10/31/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. B, 1st VT CAV, WGNR., m/o 11/18/64

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Birth: 03/13/1838, Williston, VT
Death: 10/01/1914

Burial: Village Cemetery, Hinesburg, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Hackett
Findagrave Memorial #: 76802034


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/11/1884, VT
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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Village Cemetery, Hinesburg, VT

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James Davis, aged 78 years, a Civil war veteran, died October 1 of Bright's disease after a long illness. The funeral was held at the home Saturday, the Rev. Mr. Turnbull officiating. The interment was in Hinesburg and was incharge of the Masonic lodge of Hinesburg, of which he was a member. He is survived by a wife, Mrs. Sarah Tucker Davis, two daughters and two sons.

Source: Burlington Free Press, Oct. 8, 1914


The body of James Davis, a former resident, whose death occurred in Starksboro was buried here with Masonic honors Saturday afternoon. He leaves a wife, two sons and two daughters. He was a member of Patriot lodge and Cummongs Post, No. 37, G.A.R.

Source: Burlington Free Press, October 8, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.