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Harrington, John H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 40, credited to Bethel, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT LARTY, 118th NY INF
Service: enl, Necomb, NY, 8/2/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. E, 118th NY INF, 8/30/62, dis/dsb ,9/25/63, US Genl Hosp Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia; enl 9/2/64, m/i PVT, 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, 9/2/64, m/o 7/31/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1823, Boston, MA
Death: 03/02/1894

Burial: Weybridge Hill Cemetery, Weybridge, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 46153609

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Mary, 3/14/1894, both units listed
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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Tombstone

Weybridge Hill Cemetery, Weybridge, VT

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Obituary

Middlebury---John Harrington -- John Harrington died at his home on Seymour Street shortly after mid-night Thursday. He leaves a widow and four children, two sons and two daughters.

Mr. Harrington was a veteran of the rebellion, and was drawing the total disability pension of $72 per month. In his early life he was a sailor, and had been all over the world. In late years he was a preacher of the Wesleyan Methodist denomination.

The funeral was held on Sunday, and the interment in Weybridge, where he formerly lived.

Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, March 8, 1894
Courtesy of Deanna French

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