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Remington, Loyal Orvis

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 33, credited to Essex, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, m/o 3/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: 04/11/1830, Huntington, VT
Death: 06/24/1913

Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Essex, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 71198807

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Charles Craig Remington, Las Cruces, NM

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Mountain View Cemetery, Essex, VT

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Obituary

ESSEX JUNCTION, JUNE 24 -- Loyal Remington, aged 84 years, died last night at 7:30 o'clock, at the home of his son, Orvis J. Remington, who lives between this village and Essex Center.

Mr.Remington was born in Huntington, and had resided in Westford, Underhill, and Essex. He ran a meat cart for many years and later was a farmer. In 1862 he enlisted in Company G., 2nd Vermont, and served two years. He contracted deafness during the service from which he never recovered.

He married Sarah A. Nichols, of Essex, about 66 years ago. His wife died 21 years ago, and since that time has resided with his children. Mr.Remington is survived by two sons, Orvis and Fred, the latter of Rochester, N.Y., and one daughter, Mrs. William Wilkinson of Wolcott. Mr. Remington was a member of Bostwick Post, G.A.R., of Underhill.

The funeral will be held Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock, at the home of his son, with burial in Mountain View Cemetery.

Source: Barre Daily Times June 25, 1913
Courtesy of Deanna French

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