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Kelley, Joseph B.
Age: 26, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 9/9/61, m/i 9/21/61, MSCN, 4th VT INF Band, m/o 8/9/62

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Birth: abt 1835, Quebec, Canada
Death: 06/04/1919

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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

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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).

Biographical Information
(researched by Linda M. Welch, March, 2008)