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Works, Burton

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Waterford, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 10/30/62, m/i 10/30/63, PVT, Co. A, 11th VT INF, pr SGTMAJ, 6/27/65, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1832, Waterford, VT
Death: 06/15/1920

Burial: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT

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Burton Works

Source: St. Johnsbury Caledonian-Record

June 22, 1920

CONCORD

DEATH OF BARTON WORKS

Barton Works passed away Tuesday noon. He was born in Waterford, June 10, 1829, the son of James and Almira Aldrich Works. From a family of five he is survived by one sister in North Dakota. In 1881 he was married to Mrs. Laura Harvey. They continued to reside on the famer until 1904 when they went to Santa Cruz, Cal., where they lived for ten years, returning east have since made their home with Mrs. Works' son, W.C. Harvey.

He was a civil war veteran, enlisting in First regiment Vermont Heavy Artillery for two years. He was a member of the G.A.R., am attendant of the Universalist church and in 1896 represented his town at the state legislature. The funeral was held from the First Universalist church Thursday at 2 o'clock. Rev. Mr. hill officiated. Mr. Smith sang three appropriate selections. The bearers were W. C. Harvey, Wilfred Harvey, George Palmer, Fred Hastings. Interment was at St. Johnsbury. Besides his widow, left to mourn his loss he is survived by a sister, one niece, a nephew, and one grand nephew. Those called here to attend the funeral were Mr. and Mrs. Lyman Morrill, Mrs. Clement, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Clifford,, Danville, Mr. and Mrs. Wilfred Harvey, Mr. and Mrs. George Palmer,, Al Hunt, john Campbell, St. Johnsbury, B.K. Graves, Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hill, George Hill, Miss Lottie Hill, East St. Johnsbury.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.

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