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Rooney, Joseph
Age: 25, credited to Middlebury, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 2/18/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. B, 5th VT INF, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64, m/o 3/18/65

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Birth: 12/1834, New York
Death: 06/1922

Burial: St. Marys Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer:

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None

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St. Marys Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
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Burial of Joseph Rooney

The body of Joseph Rooney, formerly of this town, was brought here from Albany, N.Y., Monday afternoon for burial in St. Mary's cemetery. He is survived by four sons, Alonzo, Henry, John and Lawrence, all of Albany. Mr. Rooney was a Civil War veteran, having served in company B, 5th Vermont regiment, and was wounded May 4, 1864, from which he never fully recovered. The body was accompanied by his sons, Henry and Lawrence.

Middlebury Register, June 23, 1922
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.