Age: 39, credited to Hartland, VT
Unit(s): 54th MA INF
Service: enl 12/24/63, m/i 1/22/64, RCRT, Co. I, 54th MA INF, m/o 8/20/65 (5' 5.5" Black eyes, Black hair, Dark complexion; farmer)
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Birth: 01/22/1824, Norwich, VT
Burial: River Street Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Don Wickman
Findagrave Memorial #: 138464619
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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River Street Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
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Henry Park, aged 86, died suddenly at his home on South Street Saturday morning, Dec. 19. He had been in ill health for some years, rarely leaving his home to go any distance.
Mr. Park was a veteran of the Civil War and was born in Norwich, Jan. 22, 1824, coming to Woodstock when he was young. He served three years in Co. I, 5(4)th Mass. Regt., under Col. Shaw, and since the war has followed farming, being a thrifty, industrious man, and a thoroughly respected citizen. In former years he was a yearly exhibitor at the county fair with his famous oxen, on which he took much pride.
April 9, 1851, he married Miss Roxanna Hazzard, who survives him. They had three children, one of whom, Mrs. Cornelia Mero, is now living Mr. Park was a member of Randolph Post, and of the Methodist-Episcopal church. The funeral was held at the home Tuesday, Rev. R. J Chrystie officiating.
Card of Thanks.
We wish to express our sincere thanks to those thoughtful friends and neighbors who remembered us in our affliction -- in the death of our dear husband and father, also to those who contributed flowers.Mrs. Henry Park.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Mero.
Mrs. Frederick Park.
Woodstock Spirit of the Age, December 26, 1908
Courtesy of Deanna French