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Craig, Samuel George Parish

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 32, credited to Randolph, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: comn CPT, Co. G, 8th VT INF, 1/7/62 (1/7/62), d/dis 5/4/63, Opeloosas LA

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VITALS

Birth: 07/10/1829, Braintree, VT
Death: 05/04/1863

Burial: Braintree Hill Cemetery, Braintree, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 71300046

Cenotaph: Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

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


MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: VHS Collections
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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates that both of these are cenotaphs.

DESCENDANTS

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Braintree Hill Cemetery, Braintree, VT

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CENOTAPH:


Tombstone

Tombstone

Cenotaph in Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Portrait

Vermont Officers Reunion Society Collection
Courtesy Vermont Historical Society

Obituary

At Opelousas, La., May 4th, 1863, if Intermittent fever, Captain S.G.P. Craig, Co. G, 8th Regt. Vt. Vols., formerly of Randolph, Vermont, and only son of the late Doctor Samuel Craig of Braintree, Vt, aged 34 years. The deceased leaves a wife and child and a large circle of relatives and friends to mourn their loss.

Source: Burlington Free Press, May 29, 1863

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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