Minard, David B.
Age: 23, credited to Orange, VTVITALS
Birth: 1843, Topsham, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
West Topsham Cemetery, Topsham, VT
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and other veterans who may be buried there.
CIVIL WAR VETERAN DIES SUDDENLY
David B. Minard passed away at his home, 72 South Main Street, last evening at 9:15, death being due to heart failure. He had been ill for some time, but was about the house yesterday forenoon. He was born in West Topsham 69 years ago last April, but had been a resident of Barre for many years, conducting a blacksmith business.
He leaves to mourn his loss his wife and one daughter, Una Minard, also three sisters, Mrs. Jane Howard of West Topsham. Miss Lydia Minard of Orange, and Mrs. Lucinda Floyd of Barre Town. He was a member of R. B. Crandall Post G. A. R. of this city, having enlisted for the Civil War from Orange County on the ninth of June, 1862, for three years. He was mustered into the service at Brattleboro, July 9, 1862, as a private in Capt. William J. Henderson's Company G. 9th Vermont Regiment, Col. George J. Stannard commanding.
The funeral service will be held at the late home Sunday forenoon at ten o'clock, and the interment will be at the West Topsham Cemetery.
Barre Daily Times, July 25, 1908
Courtesy of Deanna French.