Age: 0, credited to Shaftsbury, VTVITALS
Birth: unknown, UnknownADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Died in Troy, NY
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and other veterans who may be buried there.
Found Dead In Barn
Wm. Brown, Colored, Died Wednesday Night From Heart Disease
South Shaftsbury, May 3 - William Brown, colored, a veteran of the Civil war, was found dead in the hay loft of one of Wallace Lyons' barns Wednesday night about 6 o'clock. He had been in poor health for some time, the cause of death was heart disease.
He leaves one son. The body will be embalmed and taken to Troy (ed. NY) today for burial by the local GAR.
The old man's age is unknown, he had worked for Mr. Lyons for several years and had been in his employ before.
Bennington Banner, May 3, 1906
Contributed by Tom Boudreau