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Ferris, Anson Ezra

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 5th MA ARTY
Service: 3rd MA INF; 5th MA ARTY

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VITALS

Birth: 02/15/1827, Unknown
Death: 11/02/1909

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 25
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 91573290

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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: Restored gravestone photo courtesy of Deborah Hardy and Jim Woodman.

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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

A VETERAN DEAD.

Anson E. Ferris Died in Burlington Yesterday.

Burlington, Nov. 3. - Anson E. Ferris died yesterday morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. W.W. Winter of East avenue. Mr. Ferris was 82 years old and a veteran of the Civil War. He had been suffering for about 10 days from a general breakdown, incident to his extreme age, and his death was not unexpected. The funeral will take place tomorrow afternoon at 2:30 from the home of Mrs. Winter and the interment will be in Lake View cemetery.

Mr. Ferris was born in Potsdam, N.Y. During the past few years Mr. Ferris had resided in Brandon, Rutland and Burlington. He was a member of the Methodist Episcopal church and Stannard Post, G.A.R.

Mr. Ferris leaves a wife, who was formerly Miss Maria L. Burgess of New Bedford, Mass. They were married in 1861. He is also survived by two sons, five daughters and a brother, Henry Ferris, of Brandon.

Source: Barre Times, Nov. 3, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.



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