Lambert, Joseph A.
Age: 24, credited to Cambridge, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/5/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. A, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65
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Birth: 03/04/1837, Quebec, Canada
Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Morrisville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 58571274
Alias?: None noted
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)
Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
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2nd Great Grandfather of Brian C. Bowen, Oxford, CT
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Pleasant View Cemetery, Morrisville, VT
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MORRISVILLE -- The death of Joseph Lambert occurred Friday at 11:00 A.M. following a shock, which he suffered in the morning while driving with Mrs. Lambert on the hill road to Johnson. Joseph A. Lambert was born at St. May, P.Q. March 4, 1837. He came to the States when 13 years of age, and came to Morrisville 12 years ago. January 1, 1866, he married Permelia A. Grice, who died in Morrisville, March 19, 1905. June 15, 1907, he was united in marriage to Mrs. Carrie Hall, who survives him.
Mr. Lambert enlisted in Company H, 9th Vermont Volunteers July 9, 1862, and was honorably discharged March 15, 1865. He was a member of James M. Warner Post, G.A.R. Besides his wife, he is survived by seven children. Mrs. A, F, Bowen of Morrisville, William O. Lambert of Arizona, Cal., Byron Lambert of Eden, Lewis A. Lambert of Oakland, Cal., Mrs Elmer Fay of Morrisville, Charles M. Lambert of North Hyde Park, Winnie Lambert of Stowe; two brothers and one sister, Peter Lambert of Johnson, Lewis Lambert of Enosburg, and Mrs. Henry Cadue of Tilton, N. H.
Funeral services were held at the Congregational Church, Sunday at 2: o'clock p.m., Rev. W. E. Baker officiating. Interment was in Pleasant View Cemetery.
Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, July 4, 1912
Courtesy of Deanna French