Vermont Flag Site Logo

Individual Record
Valley, Joseph
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 21, credited to Waterford, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/22/62, Pvt, Co. K, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS
Birth: abt 1841, Wickham, PQ, Canada
Death: 07/24/1903

Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: No_Marker
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 158358993
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, application date
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
DESCENDANTS

(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)

BURIAL:
Copyright notice
Mount Calvary Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.



Notes

"Died at the home of Albert [Antoine Jr] Rash" (his mother's grson by 1st m.; i.e. his half nephew) "after quite a long illness" "long a resident of this town, formerly lived at Wheelock, Vt" [OBIT]
  2nd mc (as 2nd husb) at AE 51 at Lyndonville, rec'd at Wheelock (where he res.)
  In 1900 census Albert Rash was boarding w/ Matilda (Paquin) Rash on Brook Hill Road (his brother Frank's widow).  No mention of Joseph Vallee then.

BIRTH: b.ab. 1841, Wickham, Comté Drummond, PQ

RESIDENCE:
  1862: Waterford, Vt [enlistment.recs]
  1892: Wheelock, Vt [2nd mc]
  1903: Passumpsic PO, off Joes Brook Road, town of Barnet, Vt [OBIT]

MILITARY: 
  Civil War: resided in Waterford when he enlisted in the Civil War on Aug 28 1862 at the age of 2 as a Private; received $25 town bounty; mustered into Co. K, 15th Vt. Inf Oct 22; mustered out Aug 05 1863; d. Jul 27 1903; buried in St Johnsbury, Vt Catholic Cem. per burial permit.

BURIAL:
  Per StJ bp (12:89): buried St Johnsbury Catholic Cemetery July 27 1903.
  The Mt St Joseph's cemetery no longer exists and there is no stone at Mt Calvary (the new catholic cemetery) for him, his wife, his parents, or his wife's parents.

Notes courtesy of Phil Somers.