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Abbey, Alanson L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Middlebury, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 5th NY CAV, 96th NY INF
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, FFR, Co. I, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 3/10/65, m/i 3/14/65, Pvt, Co. K, 5th NY CAV, m/o 7/19/65, Winchester, VA; also FFR, 96th NY INF

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VITALS

Birth: 05/1834, Vermont
Death: 11/08/1916

Burial: Glens Falls Cemetery, Glens Falls, NY
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 38733860

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, death date/location
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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Glens Falls Cemetery, Glens Falls, NY

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Obituary

DEATH OF ALANSON L. ABBEY

Word was received here Wednesday evening of the death of Alanson L. Abbey of Glens Falls, N.Y., at the age of 83 years. Mr. Abbey was born in Middlebury and was the son of Capt. Orrin and Dinis (Tucker) Abbey. He is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Ashcroft of Hudson, N.Y., and Mrs. Flora Hunter of Glens Falls, with whom he made his home, and one son, also two brothers Otis Abbey of Middlebury and Osmond Abbey of Gainesville, Texas, and a half brother, George E. Abbey of Middlebury. Mr. Abbey was a Civil War veteran, having served in Company I, 1st Vermont Infantry as a musician and later in a New York regiment.

Source: Middlebury Register, November 10, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.



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