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Biggs, Martin I.


Age: 0, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 93rd NY INF
Service: 93rd NY INF

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Birth: 10/12/1846, Unknown
Death: 09/11/1916

Burial: Park Lawn Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

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?: VT
(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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Park Lawn Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Martin I. Biggs

Bennington Banner

Tuesday, September 12, 1916


Civil War Veteran Died Monday at Soldiers' Home.

Martin I. Biggs, aged 72, died Monday at the Vermont soldiers' home here. He was taken to the institution about three months ago. The remains were taken to the home of his son, William H. Biggs, on Division street, and the funeral will be held From St. Francis de Sales church Wednesday morning at 9 o'clock. Burial will be in the Park Lawn cemetery.

The deceased was a native of Kentucky, born in Louisville in 1844. He was a veteran of the civil war, a member of Company A, 93d New York regiment of volunteers. When mustered out of service he located in Troy and it was from that city that he came to Bennington 23 years ago. He was a teamster by occupation, his last employment being with the Tuttle company.

Forty years ago he married Mary Fitzgerald of Troy, who died nearly two years ago. He is survived by one son and one daughter, William H. and Alice Biggs of this village.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.

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