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Ellis, John B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 37, credited to Huntington, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/10/62, 2SGT, Co. F, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 10/12/1823, Huntington, VT
Death: 03/14/1896

Burial: Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 27036717

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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Maplewood Cemetery, Huntington, VT

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Biography

JOHN B. ELLIS

Son of John and Katherine (Bunker) Ellis, was born at Huntington Center, Vt., October 12, 1823. Educated in the common schools. Occupation a farmer. Married Sylvia Gotham October 23, 1844. Enlisted from Huntington September 10, 1862, in Company F, 13th Vt. Vol. Inf., and mustered into the service as second sergeant October 10, 1862; was with the company In all oŁ its actions. Mustered out July 21, 1863. Again married in October, 1889, to Julia Farr. One son and three daughters were born to him. Died March 14, 1896, and was buried in Huntington, Vt.

Source: Sturtevant, p. 568

Obituary

Huntington Center

John B. Ellis, one of our former townsmen, moved from here to Bristol about six year ago, passed away in his chair Saturday morning. Mr. Ellis has been in failing health for some time. He was a good neighbor and full of public spirit. His funeral took place Tuesday at the North church, under the Masonic order. His remains were interred in Maplewood cemetery, beside his first wife. He leave a wife and three children to mourn his loss. The family have the sympathy of us all.

Source: Burlington Clipper, 19 Mar 1896
Transcribed by Deanna French