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Snell, Samuel S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Rupert, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 8/12/62, m/i 9/26/62, Pvt, Co. G, 1st VT CAV, pow, Broad Run, 4/1/63, prld 4/7/63, pow, Hagerstown, 7/6/63, prld 12/28/63, m/o 6/21/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/13/183, Pawlet, VT
Death: 09/18/1904

Burial: Mettawee Valley Cemetery, Pawlet, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 47952790

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/19/1880; widow Lucy E., 10/10/1904, 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: None

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BURIAL:

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Mettawee Valley Cemetery, Pawlet, VT

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Obituary

Samuel S. Snell died Sunday after a long illness. His funeral was held Tuesday and attended by several Knights Templar and Masons from Rutland and adjoining towns. Mr. Snell was a man well known and had held many public places of trust. He is survived by a widow, a sister, Mrs. Martin Leach, and two brothers, James and John, of Bow Mills, N.H.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, September 29, 1904
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.