Age: 45, credited to Bennington, VTVITALS
Birth: 07/11/1817, Saint Denis, PQ, CanadaADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.
Francis Laboushire, Who Died Yesterday, One of City's Oldest Residents.
Francis Laboushire, aged 95 years and one of this city's oldest citizens, died yesterday at his home of pneumonia, after a week's illness. He was born in St. Anthony, Que., and came to Montpelier over 63 years ago. He was a veteran of the Civil war, serving in Co. B, 17th Vermont regiment, enlisting from Bennington in 1864. His wife, who was Celeste Rose, survives him, with their seven children, Mrs. Mary Pierce, Mrs. Amos Lanier, Montpelier; Mrs. J.M. Bell, Roxbury; Mrs. E.M. Rockfinger, Seattle, Wash.; Joseph, George and Fred Laboushire. The funeral will be held tomorrow at 9 a.m., from St. Augustine's church, with interment in the Catholic cemetery.
Barre Daily Times, Dec. 14, 191
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.