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Doying, Richard J.


Age: 21, credited to Eden, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/27/63, m/i 9/12/63, Pvt, Co. F, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. C 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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Birth: 03/26/1842, Canada
Death: 04/20/1919

Burial: East Montpelier Village Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/23/1880
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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Village Cemetery, East Montpelier, VT

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Richard J. Doying, a Civil War veteran, died Sunday evening at his home on the Barre road at the age of 77 years. He was a retired farmer and had lived in Berlin for about three years, formerly living in Cabot and other Vermont towns. The funeral was held Tuesday afternoon at one o'clock from his late home, with burial in the East Montpelier cemetery. The deceased was born in Canada, the son of Joseph and Roxanna Richardson Doying, and is survived by a wife and three daughters, Mrs. R. J. Faunce and Mrs. N. D. Witham of Kelton, N.H., and Mrs. E. A. Jackman of barre; one son, Frank Doying of Waterbury; two brothers, Charles and Jerry Doying of Albany; three sisters, Mrs. Orilla Watson of Marshfield, Mrs. J. C. Lafue of Barton and Mrs. Mary Boardman of Pike, N.H.; also several grandchildren.

Source: Burlington Free Press, April 24, 1919
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.