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Taylor, Joseph K.


Age: 41, credited to Danville, VT
Unit(s): 2nd USSS, 4th VT INF
Service: enl 12/3/63, m/i, Pvt, Co. H, 2nd USSS, 12/19/63, tr to Co. H, 4th VT INF, 2/25/65, m/o 5/18/65

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Birth: abt 1822, Burlington, VT
Death: 03/23/1889

Burial: East Main Street Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 167115654


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Mary M., 4/10/1889, OH
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: Pension also says Co. H, 4th WV INF, but more than likely a poor transcription, because it follows the USS to VT INFconvention of staying with the same company


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East Main Street Cemetery, Newport, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.



Joseph K. Taylor, an aged and respected citizen, who has been employed in the marble works of Moulton & Graves, dropped dead while at his work last Saturday morning. He was a member of the Methodist church and of the G. A. R. The funeral was held in the M. E. church last Sunday, the pastor officiating, and the Post attending in a body. The burial took place at West Derby cemetery.

Source: Orleans County Monitor, March 25, 1889
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.