Ellsworth, John Wayne
Age: 22, credited to Newport, VTVITALS
Birth: abt 1839, Wentworth, NHADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Hazelwood Cemetery, Grinnell, IA
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John W. Ellsworth died last night at the age of 72. He Had a slight stroke of paralysis some weeks ago and has been confined to his bed since that date.Evening Times Republican, May 5, 1910
He was born in Wentworth, Grafton County, New Hampshire, from which county went thirty-three Ellsworth's to the Civil War. John Ellsworth served four in Co. B. Thirty-Third (sic) Vermont. He was discharged in Brattleboro in 1865, and came to Grinnell in the spring of 1866, where he has lived ever since.
He was a member of the Odd Fellows, and of Gordon Granger Post G. A. R. . The funeral will take place tomorrow at 3 0'clock from the home on East Street, conducted by Prof. L. E. Parker, with interment under the auspices of the Odd Fellows. He leaves a wife and many friends.
Courtesy of Deanna French