Preston, Asa L.
Age: 20, credited to Montpelier, VTVITALS
Birth: 1842, Fletcher, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Cabot Village Cemetery, Cabot, VT
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Asa L. Preston, Veteran of the Civil War, Dead After Long Illness.
Asa L. Preston passed away Wednesday, Jan. 2, after a long and painful illness from cancer. He was born in Fletcher 75 years ago last March and has been a resident of this town nearly 15 years, having moved here from Cabot, where he lived about 30 years. He was a veteran of the Civil war, having gone out from Waitsfield in Co. I of the 9th Vermont regiment, and was in service over three years. He leaves one daughter, Mrs. Aubrey Nelson of Cabot, who has been with him for several months and has tenderly and faithfully ministered to him during the long period of suffering. The funeral services were held from his late home Thursday at 1 p.m.. Rev. O.L. Barnard of Waits River officiating. The remains were taken to Cabot for interment.
Barre Daily Times, Jan. 4,1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.