Age: 35, credited to St. Johnsbury, VTVITALS
Birth: abt 1834, Port of Lakes, PQ, CanadaADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Annapolis National Cemetery, MD
Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.
Information taken from the pension record of the deceased soldier: Julius Duplessi (b. 1827, son of Joseph & Maria (Lord) Duplessi of Kingsley, Canada).
He m. in Sherbrook, Canada East, at the Mission of St. Michael, 23 April, 1849, Celina Simonneau (b. 14 March, 1828, dau. of Charles & Margueritte (Brunelle). The marriage record of L. Traham, Pastor said "the newly married couple could not write their names."
Julius mustered 16 July, 1861 in St. Johnsbury, as a private in Captain Thomas Nelson's Company "I" 3rd Vt. He died at College Hospital, Annapolis, Maryland of chronic diarrhea. Celina lived in Corinth (Orange Co.) when she heard the news of her husband's death. Celina (age 34) moved to Littleton (Grafton County), New Hampshire, where she applied for a Pension, 2 June, 1863, and was awarded $8 per month on his service. Celina moved to Ticonderoga, NY, where she went into business as a boarding house keeper, 3 Jan., 1868. By April, 1873, she moved back to Vermont and settled in Thetford.
Celina d. in Thetford from bronchitis and La Grippe after 8 days illness. 5 Feb., 1916.
1. Israel Ismael, b. 1849
2. Mary, b. 1850
3. Joseph, b. 20 Jan., 1856
4. Peter, b. 15 March, 1858
Contributed by Linda M. Welch.