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Hurson, James S.


Age: 21, credited to Jericho, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/30/62, m/i 8/30/62, Pvt, Co. E, 2nd VT INF, m/o 1/3/63

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Birth: 1841, New York
Death: 09/01/1909

Burial: St. Thomas Cemetery, Underhill, VT
Marker/Plot: 7
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 15362020


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/13/1863
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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St. Thomas Cemetery, Underhill, VT

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James S. Hurson.

James S. Hurson died yesterday morning at 16 Centre street, the home of his daughter, Mrs. Victor Horner. Mr. Hurson was 69 years old and a veteran of the Civil War. Last Friday he was stricken with paralysis and was conscious but little of the time until his death.

Mr. Hurson was a native of New York city but had lived nearly all of his life in Underhill. Since the death of his wife, three years ago, he had resided with his daughter in this city. He was occupied at different times as a carpenter and farmer. Mr. Hurson was a member of the 16th Vermont.

Source: Burlington Free Press, Sep 2, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.