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Skinner, Aaron Jr.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 33, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 11/23/63, m/i 12/17/63, PVT, Co. K, 11th VT INF, tr to VRC 7/20/64, m/o 9/18/65

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VITALS

Birth: 03/09/1831, Glover, VT
Death: 08/04/1907

Burial: Welcome O. Brown Cemetery, Barton, VT
Marker/Plot: 68
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Dan Taylor
Findagrave Memorial #: 95595016

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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Welcome O. Brown Cemetery, Barton, VT

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Obituary

Aaron Skinner, a former resident of this village, died at the home of his nephew, Preston Skinner, at West Glover, on the 4th inst. Mr. Skinner had been in poor health for several years, but for the last year he has been failing, until his death.

Some years ago he came here, bought a place and moved here. He lived in this village a few years, until his wife died, since then he has lived at Barton Landing, Albany, and Glover, staying with relatives in several places. Mr. Skinner was seventy-eight years old. at the time of his death. He was a soldier in the Rebellion, being a member of Co. K., 11th Regt. Vt. Vols.

The funeral was held here at the Methodist Episcopal Church last Tuesday, Rev. R. J. Christie of Newport. officiating, and the interment was in the Village Cemetery.

Source:

Orleans County Monitor, August 12, 1907

Courtesy of Deanna French.

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