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Parent, Peter


Age: 18, credited to Monkton, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 2/3/64, m/i 3/1/64, Pvt, Co. B, 17th VT INF, wdd, 6/25/64, m/o 5/13/65

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Birth: 1846, Milton, VT
Death: 02/05/1908

Burial: St. Jerome Cemetery, Dorset, VT
Marker/Plot: 2
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Martha, 5/20/1908, 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: None


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St. Jerome Cemetery, Dorset, VT

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Peter Parent of East Dorset, employed by the Vermont Marble Company at Center Rutland as a helper, was struck by a snow plow attached to the front of an engine at about 3 o'clock Wednesday afternoon, and so badly injured that he died at 6:45 Wednesday night. How it happened to be struck by the plow is unknown, no one having being found who saw the accident, which occurred just at the side of the company office. It is understood that the man is very deaf, and this may account for the accident.

Mr. Parent was 62 years of age. and had been employed by the Vermont Marble Company at Center Rutland only since Tuesday morning. He leaves a wife and one daughter, who reside in East Dorset, and one son who is employed in Tinmouth.

Source: Middlebury Register, Frb. 7, 1908

Courtesy of Deanna French.

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