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Roby, Franklin C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Brunswick, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/19/64, m/i 9/19/64, Pvt, Co. H, 1st VT CAV, m/o 6/21/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1848, Columbia, NH
Death: 03/06/1936

Burial: Connecticut Cemetery, Brunswick, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/21/1865
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: Graves registration card indicates burial in Brunswick, VT. Last noted living in Togus Veterans Home, ME, 5/24/1930; Died in Portland, ME

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BURIAL:

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Connecticut Cemetery, Brunswick, VT

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Obituary

Franklin C. Roby, 87, who served in the First Vermont Cavalry in the Civil war, died in Portland, Me., Friday. He was a native of Columbia, N.H. Until recent years he had spent his summers at his farm home in Bloomfield. He was believed to be the last surviving member of the G.A.R. Post there. He leaves a daughter, Mrs. William Bailey of Hiram and a sister, Mrs. Harvey Bunker of North Stratford, N. H.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, March 7, 1936
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.