Merritt, Daniel H.
Age: 28, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 1/21/65, m/i 1/21/65, Pvt, Co. K, 17th VT INF, enl one yr., m/o 7/14/65
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Birth: 01/21/1838, Coventry, VT
Burial: West Branch Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Hackett
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/18/1880, VT; widow Mary E., 1/20/1915, VT
Portrait?: Stowe Veterans, 1906
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)
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West Branch Cemetery, Stowe, VT
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NEWS and CITIZEN: January 6, 1914
The funeral for Daniel Merritt was held Thursday afternoon at Stowe Forks, after a long illness from tuberculosis. The service was conducted by F.T. Crane and the burial was at the West Branch Cemetery.
Mr. Merritt was about 79 years of age, and spent most of his life in Stowe.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary Francis Merritt, by one brother, Joshua W. Merritt, of Newport, and two sisters, Mrs. Amanda Woods of Woodsville, N.H., and Elizabeth Marshall of Garfield.
Submitted by Deanna French.