Age: 19, credited to Brattleboro, VTVITALS
Birth: 1837, Carlington, County Louth, IrelandADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
St. Michaels Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
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Death of Francis O'Hagan
Civil War Veteran and Resident of Brattleboro Many Years.
Francis O'Hagan, 77, died yesterday at 12:30 o'clock at the home of his daughter, Mrs. A.E. Wood, 76 Elliot street of bright's disease. He had been in ill health since October.
Mr. O'Hagan was born in Carlingford, County Louth, Ireland, and came when a boy with his father, Hugh O'Hagan to St. John's, N.B. When a young man he came to Vermont after the greater part of the time in Brattleboro. He enlisted Dec. 5, 1861 at Charleston and served until Jan. 28, 1865, his last enlistment being in Company A, 8th Vermont regiment. Since the war he had lived the greater part of the time in Brattleboro and for 20 years was employed in the Estey shops. He had not been employed in the last 20 years.
He was a man of quiet disposition and held in high praise by all who knew him. He leaves his wife, Catherine Martin O'Hagan, three daughters, Mrs. Mary Wood and Mrs. Margaret Marrion of Brattleboro and Mrs. Ellen Leahy of Keene, N.H., and one son, Daniel O'Hagan of Barre. He also leaves a brother, Hugh, of Washington, D.C. and five grandchildren.
The funeral will be held tomorrow morning at 8 o'clock at St. Michael's Roman Catholic church and the burial will be in the Roman Catholic cemetery.
Brattleboro Reformer, July 2, 1913
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.