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Dillingham, Martin L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 7/24/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. D, 2nd VT INF, m/o 6/19/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/19/1833, Stowe, VT
Death: 06/09/1919

Burial: Old Cemetery, Waterbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 6518748

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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Old Cemetery, Waterbury Center, VT

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Obituary

OLD RESIDENT OF WATERBURY
MARTIN DILLINGHAM AGED 86 WAS COUSIN OF
SENATOR DILLINGHAM

WATERBURY, JUNE 1O --- Martin Dillingham, one of the oldest residents of the town, died at his home at Waterbury Center yesterday of hardening of the arteries. He was 86 years and eight months and had lived in Waterbury for half a century. Mr. Dillingham was born in Stowe. and was a veteran of the Civil War, having served two years and nine months. He was a member of Ezra Stetson Post, G. A. R. of the Center.

He married Margaret Knapp, who died 13 years ago; There are six children surviving, as follows; Mrs. Pluma Smith, of Worcester, Mass., V. A. Dillingham of Middlesex, John Dillingham of Burlington. Mrs. J. H. Kelly of Barre, Mrs. E. E. Brown of Waterbury Center, and Harry Dillingham of Los Angeles. There were also five grandchildren, and one great-grandchild. The deceased was a cousin to Senator Dillingham.

The funeral will be held a the Baptist Church in Waterbury Center on Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock.

Source: Barre Daily Times, June 10, 1919

Courtesy of Deanna French.

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