Tarbell, Charles J.
Age: 19, credited to Chester, VTVITALS
Birth: 1842, Mount Holly, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Springfield Cemetery, Springfield, MA
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Charles J. Tarbell, 76, a veteran of the Civil war who was in at the battle of Gettysburg, and who for the last 21 years has been a state house messenger in the house of representatives, died in his home in Springfield, Mass., yesterday afternoon, of hardening of the arteries, following a long illness. Mr. Tarbell conducted a home furnishings store at 518 Main street, Springfield, for 18 years between 1877 and 1895, under the firm name of Chapin & Tarbell, his partner being the late Charles L. Chapin of Springfield. His wife was Mary E. Chapin and they were married in Brattleboro in 1872. He was a well-known Mason.
Brattleboro Reformer, Feb. 7, 1919
Charles J. Tarbell 76, a native of Mount Holly, Civil War veteran and messenger at the House of Representatives in Boston for the past 21 years, died at his home in Springfield, Mass., Friday after a long illness. In the war he served with the 16th Vermont volunteers and the 26th New York cavalry. In 1871 he went to Springfield and had since lived there.
St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record, February 13, 1909
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.