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Goosey, Joseph
Age: 26, credited to Johnson, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/8/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. D, 11th VT INF, dis/dsb 1/5/63

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Birth: abt 1836, Canada
Death: 02/13/1888

Burial: Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: 77
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None

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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Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Joseph Goosey

Morrisville News and Citizen: Feb. 23,1888

The death of Mr. Joseph Goosey from a cancer of the stomach, occurred early last week, the funeral services taking place on Wednesday. Mr. Goosy was a soldier in the late war, and his death and funeral were recognized.

Submitted by Deanna French

Comment: Joseph was one of four Goosey's that enlisted from Johnson, Vermont, all in Co. D of the 11th Regiment; All were mustered in Sept 1, 1862. David Goosey died Aug 22,1864, of wounds received the day before. Alexander was discharged March 26,1863 for a disability, and Ambrose was mustered out June 24,1865. Ambrose died in Cumberland Co. Maine, Joseph in Stowe, Vt., David is buried in a National Cemetery near Baltimore, Md. I have found no information on Alexander following the war.