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Morse, Harvey K.

Age: 19, credited to Danville, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/30/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. H, 4th VT INF, m/o 9/30/64

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Birth: 05/01/1842, Danville, VT
Death: 01/12/1909

Burial: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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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Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

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Death of Harvey K. Morse

Harvey K. Morse died last week Tuesday evening at his home on Clinton Avenue after three years illness with heart trouble, He was born in North Danville, May 1, 1842. He enlisted in Company K., 4th Vermont regiment from Danville, and served three years. After the war he made his home in Danville until about twenty-two years ago, when he moved to Passumpsic. He had lived in St. Johnsbury during the last seven years. By trade he was a plumber, but ill health prevented him from during much work in late years.

He was twice married. His first wife was Marion Huse of South Danville. April 28, 1879 he was married by Rev, O. B. Fisk, now of Plainfield, to Hattie S. Harthorn of Danville, who survives him. He was one of seven sons of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Fisk of North Danville. Four of his brothers survive him, Frank of Barre, John of Peacham, William of Claremont, and Henry of Vershire.

The funeral services on Friday afternoon were conducted by the same minister who married him, Mr. Fisk. Chamberlin Post G.A.R. attended in a body, and Frank Wood sang. Frank Morse and daughter Edith of Barre, and John Morse of Peacham came here to attend the funeral.

The Caledonian, January 1909

Courtesy of Deanna French.