Farnsworth, Ebenezer G.
Age: 21, credited to Wolcott, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 7/14/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. D, 11th VT INF, wdd, 6/6/64, wdd, 6/6/64, m/o 5/13/65
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Birth: 05/24/1841, Elmore, VT
Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Morrisville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 50990026
Alias?: None noted
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)
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
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Riverside Cemetery, Morrisville, VT
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Source: Morrisville News and Citizen, Morrisville, Vt. June 15, 1904
Eben Farnsworth of Randolph, who has been visiting in town for some time, died very suddenly at the home of Manuel Bailey in the west part of the town Monday evening about 9 o'clock, from the effects of heart disease. He visited the home of Charles Story on the Elmore road Sunday, and while there suffered a severe attack of heart failure. He was in the village Monday and was apparently in his usual health. The fatal attack was only ten minutes duration.
Funeral services were held this afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Universalist Church, Rev. I. P. Bootth officiating. Interment was in the family lot in the Old cemetery. He had no near relatives in this town, but is survrved by a sister in Randolph, with whom he has resided the past few years. The deceased was for many years a well known resident of Morrisville. He was 63 years of age.
The burial was under the auspices of James M. Warner Post, of which he was a member.
Courtesy of Deanna French.