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Griffin, Joel L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF, 5th US CAV
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, PVT, Co. E, 3rd VT INF, tr to 5th US CAV 10/30/62, dsrtd 6/16/66

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Waterbury, VT
Death: 03/10/1902

Burial: West Branch Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French/Barb Baraw

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Gracia F., 8/28/1916, VT, not approved
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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West Branch Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Obituary

Death came to Joel Griffin with suddenness Monday afternoon. Mr. Griffin had just returned from dinner and started his afternoon work in the mill-yard of Burt Bros. When he was stricken by heart disease, dying almost instantly. Funeral services were held this Wednesday afternoon. Mr. Griffin was a Civil War veteran, having served in the Seventh Vermont, and was an industrious and respected citizen.

Source: Morrisville News & Citizen, March 12, 1902
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.