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O'Neil, Edmund

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/30/62, m/i 9/15/62, PVT, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, pr SGT 3/22/65, wdd, Petersburg, 3/25/65, m/o 6/30/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/28/1840, New York
Death: 12/09/1901

Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: C-305
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 49580394

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Susan D. Guarrera, Azusa, CA

2nd Great Grandfather of Jameson T. Fitzpatrick, Brentwood, NH

Great Grandfather of Joann S. Roberts, Spring Hill, FL

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

Death announcement.

O'NEIL, Edmond, died at his home in this city [Burlington] 210 North
Bend Street, Sunday morning. Aged 62 years.

Ex-Alderman Dead

Edmond O'Neil Succumbs To A Complication Of Diseases.

Edmond O'Neil died at his home on North Bend Street at 8 O'clock yesterday morning from a complication of diseases, after an illness of more than ten years duration. Mr. O'Neil was born in Albany, NY, 62 years ago and was the son of John and Susan O'Neil. He came to this city to reside 42 years ago and for a number of years was foreman of G.L. Linsley's Coal Yard but was obliged to give up since owing to declining health. He was a veteran of the Civil War and a member of the Stannard Post, GAR The office of Alderman from the Third Ward he filled from 1878 to 1881. He was twice married, first to Briget Hurley of this city and following her death Mr. O'Neil married Mary Baker, also of this city, who with five children survives him. The children are: Mrs. Edward Moran, Mrs. Fred Miller, Mrs. William Tully, Miss Annie O'Neil and Edward O'Neil, all of whom resides in Burlington. The funeral will be held from St. Mary's Cathedral tomorrow morning (at 9 O'clock) and the burial will be made in St. Joseph Cemetery.

Source: Burlington Free Press, 9 Dec. 1901, Page 5

Contributed by Ken St. Germain

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