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Greenough, Franklin

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Monkton, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 9/12/61, m/i 9/20/61, Pvt, Co. D, 2nd VT INF, m/o 9/20/64

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VITALS

Birth: 06/22/1841, Monkton, VT
Death: 02/08/1914

Burial: Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT
Marker/Plot: 42
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 45594909

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
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

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BURIAL:

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Greenwood Cemetery, Bristol, VT

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Obituary

Franklin Greenough, aged 73 years, died at his home on Garfield street Sunday morning about one o'clock after an illness of several days with rheumatism and heart trouble. He was a veteran of the Civil War, serving in Co. D, 2nd Vermont regiment. He was a member of Mount Calvary Commandery, Knights Templar, Libanus Lodge, F. & A.M., and W.C. Danton Post, G.A.R. He is survived by his wife, one daughter, Mrs. E.B. Nichols of Pittsburgh, Pa., two brothers, Henry, who is in Colorado and Joseph of Salisbury; and a sister in Montreal. The funeral was held Tuesday afternoon at the Congregational Church at two o'clock and was in charge of the Masons.

Source: Burlington Free Press, Feb. 12, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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