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Pratt, Edwin T.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Enosburgh, VT
Unit(s): 43rd MA INF
Service: enl, Dedham, 8/25/62, m/i, 9/12/62, Pvt, Co. D, 43rd MA INF, m/o 7/30/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Norwood, MA
Death: 08/24/1906

Burial: Missisquoi Cemetery, Enosburgh, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 92527290

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/17/1901, VT; widow Clara M., 11/1/1906, 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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Missisquoi (Methodist) Cemetery, Enosburgh, VT

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Obituary

ENOSBURGH FALLS

Sudden Death of Edwin T. Pratt after a long Illness with Dropsy.

Edwin T. Pratt died suddenly at here at six o'clock Friday morning of dropsy after an illness of more than two years. He had an unfavorable spell last week but had recovered and was able to sit up nearly all day Thursday and seemed all right at three o'clock Friday morning and at six was discovered to be dead. Mr. Pratt was born in Norwood, Mass., November 14, 1845, went to Cottonwood, Kans., in 1867, where he lived for 20 years. May 31, 1876 he married Clara M. Lee, who with four children survives him. In 1887 he went to California, where he remained until 1899 when the family moved to this place and Mr. Pratt, who was a mining expert, was put in charge of the copper mines which were being opened in Berkshire. The funeral will be held today, Saturday, from his late home, the Rev. F.E. White officiating and the burial will be in Missisquoi cemetery.

Source: Burlington Free Press, August 25, 1906
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.



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