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Hunt, Orange Smith

Age: 20, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/12/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. B, 4th VT INF, m/o 9/30/64

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Birth: 02/01/1840, Barton, VT
Death: 10/26/1910

Burial: Welcome O. Brown Cemetery, Barton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 95594910
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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

Great Grandfather of Preston Smith, Wheelock, VT

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Welcome O. Brown Cemetery, Barton, VT

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Orange Smith Hunt died at his home on the Willoughby road, Oct. 26, of chronic Bright's disease. Mr. Hunt was 70 years old and had always lived in this town, excepting a few years when he resided in Charleston. He was born in Northfield, Feb. 1, 1840.

A soldier of the Civil War, he enlisted in Company B., 4th Vermont, where he faithfully served. He was a member of the G.A.R. Mr. Hunt was married in 1865, to Mary E., daughter of the late Samuel R. and Mary (Drake) Duke. Mrs. Hunt and their five children survive him.

Mr. Hunt was a kind neighbor, willing to help those in need. He will be missed by all who knew him. The family has the sympathy of the community. After prayer at the house funeral services were held at the Congregational Church, Friday, Oct. 28, W. A. Warner officiating. The burial will be in the village cemetery.

Orleans County Monitor, November 9, 1910

Courtesy of Deanna French.