Crawford, Henry A.
Age: 30, credited to New Hampshire
Unit(s): 1st NH HARTY
Service: 1st NH HVY ARTY
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Birth: 1833, Unknown
Burial: Old Overlook Cemetery, Concord, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 118442385
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Old Overlook Cemetery, Concord, VT
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St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record
March 29, 1911
Death of Henry Crawford
Henry Crawford died last Wednesday at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Frank Fisher. Although has been in feeble health for the last two years, he was confined to his bed but a short time. He was born in Carroll, N. H., Feb. 5, 1831, son of Deerborn and Rachel Crawford. He was married in 1856 to Adaline Mitchell. This marriage was blessed with nine children, George Franklin, Dennis R. (wife of Frank Fisher) Levina M. (wife of Fred Higgins) Charles O., Lydia J. (wife of Charles Burt) Willie H., Lewis D., and Harry B., all of whom are now living except Lewis, who died Jan. 14, 1896. Mr. Crawford was a veteran of the Civil war having enlisted in 1862 in Co. I heavy artillery, 1st New Hampshire volunteers. Mr. Crawford's father and uncle were the first settlers at Crawford Notch and built the Crawford house. Mr. Crawford was always a hard working man and a good neighbor. The funeral services were held at the church Friday, the Rev. Mr. Gregory officiating. The bearers were his three sons, Frank, Willie and Edward and son-in-law Frank Fisher. The interment was at Sunny Side cemetery beside his wife and son.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.