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Prouty, George B.


Age: 19, credited to Brattleboro, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/1/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. C, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL, m/o 6/29/64

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Birth: 1832, Brattleboro, VT
Death: 12/14/1916

Burial: Meeting House Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
Marker/Plot: 16
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 95964503


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Russinoff
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


2nd Great Grandfather of Lisa Prouty Hawthorne, Mt. Dora, FL

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Meeting House Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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George B. Prouty, 75, a lifelong resident of West Brattleboro, and a veteran of the Civil War, died suddenly this morning at his home on Bonnyvale road. He had been in failing health some time, but death was unexpected.

Mr. Prouty was born in West Brattleboro, Dec. 26, 1871 (sic), a descendant of a family that had long been prominent in the village. He served three years in the Civil War as a member of Company C. 2d Vermont regiment. He had been unable to engage actively in business for a number of years.

He leaves his wife, who was Miss. Louisa M. Alexander, three sons, Elisha, Elijah, and George Prouty, and four daughters, Mrs. Leon Walker, Mrs Ellen Cain, May and Dorothy Prouty, all of Brattleboro, and one sister, Mrs. Henry Moller of Brattleboro.

Source: Brattleboro Daily Reformer, December 14, 1916

Courtesy of Deanna French.

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