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Granger, George

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 33, credited to Pittsford, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/18/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. G, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1829, Castleton, VT
Death: 02/17/1911

Burial: Hillside Cemetery, Castleton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 38154515

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/10/1891, VT; widow Ellen, 4/3/1911, VT
Portrait?: Co. G, 12th VVI Reunion
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Hillside Cemetery, Castleton, VT

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Obituary

PITTSFORD

George Granger died at his home on Furnace street about 4 o'clock Friday morning after a long illness. He was born in Castleton 84 years ago and moved to this town about 30 years ago, where he has since resided. Besides his wife he is survived by one son. Charles Granger of Castleton, also by two daughters, Mrs. John Woodbury of Castleton and Mrs. J. Childs of Rutland. The funeral will be held at the house at 9 o'clock Sunday morning and the burial will be in Castleton.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, February 18, 1911.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.