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Hurd, Silas J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 24, credited to Sandgate, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 10/24/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. G, 1st VT CAV, m/o 11/18/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Sandgate, VT
Death: 04/16/1912

Burial: Pawlet Mountain Road Cemetery, Rupert, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 66905889

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/2/1879; widow Nancy, 7/22/1912, 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

DESCENDANTS

Cousin of Sally Smith, NY

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Pawlet Mountain Road Cemetery, Rupert, VT

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Obituary

Silas J. Hurd, formerly of Sandgate, an old soldier of the civil war passed away at his daughters home in Sunderland. Mr. Hurd has been very feeble for quite a few years. The remains were taken to Rupert cemetery.

Source: Bennington Banner, April 25, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.