Kelley, Joseph B.
Age: 26, credited to Brandon, VTVITALS
Birth: abt 1835, Quebec, CanadaADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT
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Musicians of the Fourth Vermont Infantry Regimental Band
Kelley, Joseph B. - Musician. (b. Sutherland, Vt. 1835/6, son of Samuel & Lucinda (Loveland) Kelley) His mother came from a large family of 13 children. He enlisted from Brandon, Vermont at the age of 26 years, 9 Sept., 1861. He was married at the time, his wife Andrea was 20 years old. He was a carpenter living in Brandon. He was mustered in at Brattleboro, 21 Sept., 1861. He mustered out with the Regimental Band, 9 Aug., 1862. After the war Joe settled down in Brandon, Vt. and took up the occupation of furniture repairman. In 1870 he and Andrea (age 30), had a little house valued at $850. They had additional personal property valued at $500. One son was at home, George H. Kelley (age 8).
(researched by Linda M. Welch, March, 2008)