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Skinner, Mark

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Unknown
Unit(s): USSC
Service: Sanitary Commission

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VITALS

Birth: unknown, Unknown
Death: 09/16/1887

Burial: Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 57714156

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: more off-site

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BURIAL:

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Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT

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Mark Skinner

Daily Grand Forks Herald

VOL. 11.-NO. 105 GRAND FORKS, D. T., SATURDAY EVENING, SEPT. 17, 1887

CHICAGO, Sept. 17,- Mark Skinner of this city, who as president of the Sanitary commission, collected and distributed $5,000,000 to sick and wounded soldiers during the civil war, died last night at Manchester, Vermont, aged 74. He had been in feeble health for some time. An estate of one million dollars is left by him to his wife and four daughters.

The above article also appeared in the Sept. 19, 1887 St. Albans Daily Messenger.

Biography.

Contributed by Bob Hackett.