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Fairbrother, Dighton H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Westminster, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/5/63, m/i 12/9/63, Pvt, Co. G, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. D, 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 02/09/1844, Westminster, VT
Death: 06/22/1910

Burial: New Westminster Cemetery, Westminster, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 136480820

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Italo Collection
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


DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Richard Doray, Erie, PA

Great Grandfather of Sylvia Doray, Henderson, NV

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

New Westminster Cemetery, Westminster, VT

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Portrait

(Italo Collection)

Obituary

WESTMINSTER -- The funeral of Dighton Fairbrother was held at his home Friday. His children were all present with the exception of one son, who is in the West. Rev. W. F. Whitcomb . officiated, and burial was in the new cemetery.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer, July 10, 1910
Courtesy of Deanna French

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