Owen, William B.
Age: 20, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 26th NY CAV/VT FCAV
Service: enl 1/3/65, m/i 1/10/65, PVT, Co. F, Frontier Cavalry (aka 26th NY CAV), m/o 6/27/65
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Birth: 1845, Unknown
Burial: Irasburg Cemetery, Irasburg, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
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)
Webmaster's Note: After the Saint Albans Raid on October 19, 1864, Vermont raised two companies of cavalry to help guard the Canadian border; there were known as Frontier Cavalry, Companies F and M, but technically they were part of the 26th New York Cavalry.
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Irasburg Cemetery, Irasburg, VT
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William Owen, son of Daniel Owen of this village, died at Irasburg, where he resided, on Thursday after an illness of only four days. Mr. Owen was a hard working man and a respected citizen. He leaves a wife and two sons. Funeral attended Saturday by Rev. Mr. Worthen of this place; the remains were carried to Irasburg for burial.
Orleans County Monitor, April 29, 1889
Courtesy of Deanna French