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Parkill, Edwin B.


Age: 26, credited to Weybridge, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 9/7/61, m/i 9/16/61, WGNR, Co. B, 5th VT INF, disch 5/31/62

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Birth: 02/21/1835, Bridport, VT
Death: 04/22/1914

Burial: Weybridge Hill Cemetery, Weybridge, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/13/1888, VT; widow Ellen M., 5/12/1914, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: None


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Weybridge Hill Cemetery, Weybridge, VT

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Edwin B. Parkill, 79 years old, a veteran of the Civil war, died at his home in Cornwall yesterday. His death was due to hardening of the arteries. Mr. Parkill was well known throughout Addison county. He was born in Bridport on February 22, 1835. At the opening of the Civil war he joined the Vermont volunteers and after the war returned to Vermont. He is survived by his wife and a son and daughter. His son, William Parkill, lives in Ilion, N. Y. His daughter is at the home in Cornwall. The funeral will be held Saturday afternoon at 2 o'clock and the burial will be in Weybridge.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 24, 1914.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.