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Bagley, William J. D.

Age: 24, credited to Chelsea, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/22/62, Pvt, Co. D, 12th VT INF, tr to Co. E before muster

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Birth: 1838, Williamstown, VT
Death: 01/26/1911

Burial: Preston City Cemetery, Preston, CT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 18322570
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, application date
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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Preston City Cemetery, Preston, CT

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The death of William I. D. Bagley, an old and well-known resident of Preston City, occurred at his home in that place, at 5 o'clock Thursday afternoon, following an illness of several weeks. He had been in poor health for some time. and death was largely to causes incident to old age. He was born in Vermont in 1837 and lived there a number of years. For the last forty years, he has been a resident of Preston, City, where he was married to Mrs. Frances Baldwin, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Irus Witter, of that place.

Mr, Bagley was an active member of the Congregational Church and was choir director for over thirty years. He was a member of the Preston City Grange, holding the office of overseer for some time.

He is survived by his wife and an adopted daughter, Miss. Annie Bagley and a brother, Edward Bagley of Keene, N. H., Mr. Bagley was engaged in farming. He also took an active interest in the affairs of the community. His death will be deeply mourned by a large circle of friends.

Norwich (CT) Bulletin, January 27, 1911

Courtesy of Deanna French.