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Morrill, Stephen S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Danville, VT
Unit(s): GEN STAFF
Service: Chaplain, General Staff. Congregationalist.

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VITALS

Birth: 1830, Unknown
Death: 05/02/1878

Burial: Pope Cemetery, Danville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 160363082

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Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Pope Cemetery, Danville, VT

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Obituary

Rev. Stephen S. Morrill, who died recently at Danville was born in the town where his death occurred, Dec. 24 1831. He graduated at Dartmouth College in 1855, and studied divinity for two years at Andover, Mass. and afterwards at Chicago, graduating from the latter place 1n 1859. He was ordained to the Ministry May 12, 1859, and installed pastor of the Congregationalists in Malden County, Ill. Subsequently he was hospital Chaplain in the United States Army, stationed at Mound County, Ill.

Returning to active duty of the Ministry, he was located at Hillsboro and Honecker, N. H. and Harvard, Mass. He married Miss Ellen Batchelder of London, N. H. July 28, 1859. Mr. Morrill was a person of scholarly and refined tastes, and his death will be no ordinary loss to his denomination.

Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, May 17, 1878
Courtesy of Deanna French

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