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Monteith, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Berkshire, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 7/24/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. F, 10th VT INF, pow, Monocacy, 7/9/64, prld 2/22/65, m/o 6/22/65

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VITALS

Birth: 04/08/1845, Sutton, Canada East
Death: 01/17/1921

Burial: Village Cemetery, Montgomery, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 34504483

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/22/1888, VT
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: 10th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Douglas Monteith, Bernard, ME

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Village Cemetery, Montgomery, VT

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Obituary

MONTGOMERY

John Monteith of this town died last Monday after an illness extending over two years. He was born in Sutton, P. Q., in 1845 being thus 76 years of age. In1873, he married Miss Harriet Wing, who died in 1907, there being three children surviving from this marriage. In 1900 he married Mrs. Mary Bashaw, who died last year. The funeral of the late Mr. Monteith was held Wednesday, burial being in the village graveyard and was conducted by the Rev. W. G. Mansfield. All the children were present except one living in Connecticut. Mr. Monteith together with his two brothers, who are still living, were veterans of the Civil War.

Source: Burlington Free Press, January 22, 1921.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.