Age: 18, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 5th NH INF
Service: enl, Troy, NY, 9/6/62, m/i, CPL, Co. G, 169th NY INF, 10/6/62, dis/dsb 10/3/63, Troy, NY
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Birth: 1846, Barton, VT
Burial: Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hartford, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Brian Smith
Findagrave Memorial #: 190944618
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/20/1866; widow Fannie, 9/29/1909, VT
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)
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Mount Olivet Cemetery, Hartford, VT
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DEATH OF OLD RESIDENT.
Ephraim Adams of White River Junction, a Veteran of Civil War.
White River Junction, Sept. 18. – The funeral of Ephraim Adams, a well known and respected citizen of this town and a veteran of the Civil War, was held at St. Anthony's church yesterday. He had been ill for many months with locomotor ataxia. He was 64 years old and a native of Barton. His boyhood days were spent in Canaan, N.H., and as a school boy of 15 or 16 he enlisted in Co. I, 5th New Hampshire. He served four years, once being severely wounded. After leaving the service he became a carpenter and continued at this trade until receiving his appointment as a transfer mail clerk. For about 20 years White River Junction has been his home. He is survived by a wife, who before her marriage was Miss Fannie Roberts pf Hartford and three sons, Placid E, John E. and Benjamin F.
Source: Barre Times, Sep 18, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.