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Stuart, James B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 34, credited to Barnet, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/16/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. F, 15th VT INF, pr CPL 2/21/63, m/o 8/5/63

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VITALS

Birth: 03/06/1828, Barnet, VT
Death: 10/23/1912

Burial: West Barnet Cemetery, Barnet, VT
Marker/Plot: 8
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 42121384

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/19/1890, 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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West Barnet Cemetery, Barnet, VT

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Obituary

WEST BARNET

Death of James B. Stuart at a Ripe Age

James B. Stuart died at his home here Wednesday evening after an illness of four weeks, aged 84 years and seven months. Mr. Stuart was a native of West Barnet and spent nearly all of his life here. When a young man he married Agnes Smith who died in December 1905, and since that time his sister, Miss Hannah Stuart, has kept house for him. Mr. Stuart served 11 months in the Civil War, enlisting in the 15th Vt. Regiment, Co. F. He was a member of Stevens Post, G.A.R. and seldom failed to attend a meeting. He is survived by one brother, Claude Stuart, of Somerville, Mass., who was with him during his last illness, and two sisters, Miss Hannah Stuart and Mrs. Sarah McMillan. Mr. Stuart was always interested in anything for the welfare of the community or the church, of which he was a member. The funeral services were held in the church Friday afternoon. Among friends from out of town who attended the funeral were, Mrs. Coe, of West Burke, Mr. and Mrs. George Stuart, of St. Johnsbury, Mr. and Mrs. Milton Farrow pf Peacham and Mrs. Hight of Topsham.

Source: The Caledonian-Record, October 30, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.