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Age: 20, credited to Grafton, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 2/29/64, m/i 3/2/64, Pvt, Co. E, 1st VT CAV, tr to Co. A 6/21/65, m/o 8/9/65
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Birth: 07/13/1843, Springfield, VT
Burial: Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 111956418
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/18/1890, VT; widow Mary V., 8/27/1917, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT
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Death of Amos Gould
Amos Gould, a life-long resident of Springfield and vicinity died Thursday morning at hi s home on River street. He was born in this town July 13, 1843 and was the son of the late Hiram and Sarah (Litchfield) Gould. He was a member of the Jarvis post, G.A.R., having served the last year and a half of the Civil war in the 1st Vermont cavalry. He suffered a shock of paralysis about a week ago losing h is speech. The second shock occurred shortly before his death. He is survived by his wife and one sister, Mrs. Laura Putnam of Westminster. Mr. Gould was the last of a family of seven children.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, August 17, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.