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Individual Record
Brown, William
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 0, credited to Shaftsbury, VT
Unit(s): USCI
Service: listed as colored Civil War veteran in obit

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VITALS
Birth: unknown, Unknown
Death: 05/02/1906

Burial: May be buried in ..., , NY
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
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Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
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BURIAL:
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Died in Troy, NY
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and other veterans who may be buried there.



Obituary

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