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Quinlan, Michael

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Charlotte, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/30/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. A, 1st VT CAV, pr CPL; pow , Herndon Station, 3/17/63 while on picket; prld 3/18/63; m/o 11/18/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1840, Shelburne, VT
Death: 02/24/1920

Burial: Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Charlotte, VT
Marker/Plot: 1
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 28096483

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/14/1891, 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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Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Charlotte, VT

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Obituary

EAST CHARLOTTE
Michael Quinlan Dies Veteran of the Civil War

The death of Michael Quinlan occurred at his home at one o'clock Tuesday morning, February 24, after an illness of about one week with bronchial pneumonia. Mr. Quinlan was born in Shelburne, February 7, 1844, the son of the late John and Elizabeth (Flood) Quinlan, and is survived by one brother, whose home is in Michigan, and by half-brothers and sisters, Joseph J., and Miss Nellie of Charlotte, and Frank Quinlan and Mrs. Edward Gee of Ferrisburg. Mr. Quinlan was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted at the age of 17 in the First Vermont Cavalry and was in the Battle of Bull Run. He lived in Shelburne for many years and was manager of the Col Fletcher farm, holding various public offices and representing that town in the State Legislature of 1888. The funeral arrangements are nor complete.

Source: Burlington Free Press, February 25, 1920.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.