Morrill, Joseph A.
Age: 18, credited to Danville, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 6/3/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. A, 10th VT INF, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/1/64, m/o 1/3/65
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Birth: 04/02/1834, Danville, VT
Burial: Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 81238289
Alias?: None noted
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: Joseph A. Morrill married the sister of his tent-mate William H. Wallace.
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Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT
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Joseph A. Morrill passed away Sept. 5. He was the son of Eleazar and Olive Morrill, and was born in Danville, April 2, 1844. On August 24, 1865 he was united in marriage with Ellen G. White. Seven boys were born to them, six who are living; Aldin, George, Calvin, and Joseph Jr., of Danville, and John and Hamilton of Barnet.
Mr. Morrill enlisted in Company A., 10th Vermont regiment, serving two years and 11 months, being wounded in the battle of Cold Harbor. The greatest share of Mr. Morrills life has been sent at Barnet and Danville.
He leaves, besides his wife and children, one sister, Mrs. William Wallace, of St. Johnsbury. The funeral was held at his late home Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock, Rev. Mr. Sharples officiating, and the burial was at Danville cemetery.
Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, Sept. 8, 1915
Courtesy of Deanna French