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Long, Clark Levi

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 33, credited to Mendon, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/6/64, m/i 9/6/64, Pvt, Co. D, 1st VT CAV, m/o 6/21/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/02/1831, Highgate, VT
Death: 01/08/1919

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Section 6
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/10/1891, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Clark L. Long

St. Albans Daily Messenger
January 11, 1919

Old Veteran Dies

Clark Levi Long, a resident of this city for about 80 years, and the oldest member of Roberts post, G.A.R., of Rutland, died at about 4 o'clock yesterday at his home on West street, after along period of failing health. Mr. long was a veteran of the Civil war, having served in Co. D, 1st Vermont cavalry. He was a blacksmith by trade and for many years was the owner of a shop on Wales street, retiring some time ago.

Mr. Long was born June 2, 1831 at Highgate, coming to this city to live with his parents when a boy of eight years and having made his home here ever since. In 1857 he was married to Martha E. Merriam, who died in 1912. He is survived by three daughters and a son, William J. Long of Independence, Mo; Mrs. William A. Andrus of Syracuse, N.Y., J.C. Jones of Rutland and Mrs. Charles N. Thorpe of Duluth, Minn.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.