Towne, Amos W.
Age: 33, credited to Stowe, VTVITALS
Birth: 02/08/1829, Stowe, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT
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Morrisville Messenger: Nov 4,1914
FOUND DEAD IN BED
Amos W. Town of Stowe was found dead in bed Sunday morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. A.L. Morrill. He retired apparently in his usual health Saturday night. He was 85 years old.
Mr. Town was the last survivor of the children of Moses and Sally Dean Town. His wife, Sara Chapin Town,died in 1879. Mr. Town was a 32nd degree Mason. He was past master of Mystic Lodge F. and A.M. of Stowe; a member of Temple Chapter, Royal Arch Masons of Morrisville, and of Comradery, Knight Templars of Morrisville. He was a Veteran of the Civil War, serving for nine months Co. E. 13th Vt. He was in the Battle of Gettysburg when two shots passed through his clothing.
The funeral was held at Unity Church on Tuesday afternoon at 2:o'clock with Masonic burial services.
Submitted by Deanna French.