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Greenough, Louis

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Essex, VT
Unit(s): 112th NY INF
Service: 112th NY INF

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VITALS

Birth: 07/16/1850, Unknown
Death: 01/22/1925

Burial: Holy Family Cemetery, Essex, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 71985845

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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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Holy Family Cemetery, Essex, VT

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Obituary

Death of Louis Greenough, Sr.

The death of Louis Greenough, Sr., occurred at his home on Maple street Thursday at 12:20 p.m. following an illness of several months' duration.

Mr. Greenough, who was 74 years old, was born in Monkton, the son of John Greenough and Adell Pratt. When a young child he moved with his parents to Colchester, where he lived until he moved at the age of 30 to Richmond. For the past 27 years he has lived in this village. Mrs. Greenough, who was before her marriage, Thercella Bean, died four years ago. Mr. Greenough is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Ira J. Mulvihill of Essex Center, Mrs. Julia Clark of Bennington, Mrs. Augustus Taber of Detroit, Mich, and one son, Louis Greenough, Jr., of this village, with whom he made his home, and one sister, Mrs. Mary Fisher of this village, and one brother, Edward Greenough of Winooski.

Mr. Greenough was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted at an early age in Company E, 112th New York Volunteers, with whom he served from 1864 to 1865.

The funeral was held Saturday morning at 9 o'clock from Holy Family church. The bearers were George Valyou, Joey McSweeney, Leslie Robinson, Fred Greenough, John Dudley and Ira J. Mulvihill.

Those from out of town to attend the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. Edward Greenough of Winooski, Mr. and Mrs. W.D. McSweeney and son, Joey of West Milton, Mr. and Mrs. Ira J. Mulvihill and family f Essex.

A.D. Douglas had charge of the funeral. Garfield Circle, Ladies of the G.A.R. conducted a flag service at the house preceding the ceremony at the church.

Source: Burlington Clipper, January 29, 1925
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.



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