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Barker, John C.


Age: 38, credited to Concord, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/22/62, SGT, Co. K, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63; enl 8/31/64, m/i Pvt, Co. K, 17th VT INF, 9/22/64, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65, m/o 6/2/65

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Birth: 1823, St. Johnsbury, VT
Death: 06/13/1900

Burial: Village Cemetery, Concord, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 1961488840


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/6/1884, 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: Died in Hartford, CT
Inscriptions for widow and children, but no inscription for soldier.


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Concord Village Cemetery, Concord, VT

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West Concord, Vermont

The remains of John C. Barker, who died at the home of his son, Frank, in Hartford, Conn., June 14, were received here for interment last Saturday. He was a long time resident of this place. He was a brother of George Barker, who died some years ago in Passumpsic. Deceased was 76 years old. He leaves one son and a daughter, Clara, who lives in California.

Source: The Lyndon Vermont Union, June 22, 1900.

Submitted by Heidi McColgan



At Hartford, Conn., June 13, John c. Barker, formerly of West Concord, Vt., aged 77 years.

Source: Lyndonville Journal, 20 Jun 1900.

Frank w. Barker, of Hartford, Conn., was in town for a short time Saturday, having come north with the body of his father, the late John C. Barker, formerly of St. Johnsbury, who was buried at West Concord, his earlier home. Mrs. c. K. Pierce, of Chicago, and Mrs. Thomas Miles of this place are sisters of the late Mr. Barker and the only surviving members of the family in their generations.

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian, 20 Jun 1900.