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Macomber, Lindley M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 27, credited to Grand Isle, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: drafted - enl 7/16/63, m/i 7/16/63, PVT, Co. G, 4th VT INF, "discharged by order Sec'y of War Nov 6/63 at Washington, D.C. Quaker" (CMSR)

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VITALS

Birth: 08/20/1836, Grand Isle, VT
Death: 08/14/1918

Burial: Friends Cemetery, Ferrisburgh, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 32507327

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Friends Cemetery, Ferrisburgh, VT

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Obituary

NORTH FERRISBURG
Death of Lindley Macomber, Resident Here More Than 50 Years.

Lindley Macomber died at his home in this village this morning, after an illness of nearly a year. The funeral will take place tomorrow afternoon at two o'clock from his late home. Mr. Macomber was a Quaker, was born in Grand Isle 81 years ago, and moved to North Ferrisburg more than half a century ago. He led a quiet life as a farmer and never entered actively into politics. He is survived by his wife, a daughter, Mrs. M. Hill of Charlotte, a sister, Miss Candace Macomber of Grand Isle, and a brother, Joseph of the same place.

Source: Burlington Free Press, August 15, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

Portrait

(Compiled Military Service Record)