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Barber, Benjamin


Age: 0, credited to Dorset, VT
Unit(s): 91st NY INF
Service: Co. I, 91st NY INF, 8/22/61-12/31/63 and 6/1/64-73/65

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Birth: 07/23/1840, New York
Death: 04/18/1918

Burial: Maple Hill Cemetery, Dorset, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 205927603


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: None


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Maple Hill Cemetery, Dorset, VT

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The funeral of Benjamin Barber, who died in Shaftsbury last week, was held from the church Saturday afternoon, Rev. LeRoy Haven officiated. The Pallbearers were Sons of Union Veterans, and interment was in Maple Hill Cemetery.

Mr Barber was a veteran of the Civil War, and a member of W. J. Fuller Post of this town.

For many years he lived in the North District, and of the late years had been living with his step daughter, Mrs. Milo Harwood, of Shaftsbury. Mr. Barber was about 80 years old.

The following were the Pallbearers, Edgar Tift, Herburt N. Williams, Geo. B. Edgerton, Mark Fisher, William Tobin, and Edward Towsley.

Source: The Manchester Journal, April 25, 1918
Courtesy of Deanna French

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