Age: 23, credited to Essex, VTVITALS
Birth: abt 1840, CanadaADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Holy Family Cemetery, Essex, VT
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John Greenough, a teamster in the employ of A. Leanord, of Buck Hollow, was found dead, laying face down, in a small stream beside the road about two miles from Fairfield Center, late Thursday afternoon. It is supposed he fell from the wagon. He was returning from St. Albans, and is reported to be drinking heavily. Greenough was 51 years old, and a Civil War Veteran. The funeral took place at Essex Jct. Saturday, with interment in the Catholic Cemetery there. He was un-married.
Source: News and Citizen, 11 April 1900; submitted by Deanna French: John Greenough was a member of the 2nd Vt. He was a substitute for Henry Bixby of Essex and served from July 1863 to June of 1864.