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Fairbanks, Arthur

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Waterville, VT
Unit(s): Manchester Mechanics, Phalanx
Service: enl, Manchester, NH, 4/24/61, as Pvt, Manchester Mechanics' Phalanx (State Militia) enl. 4/24/61, unit disbanded 6/10/61, Portsmouth, NH

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VITALS

Birth: 1841, Waterville, VT
Death: 08/11/1909

Burial: Mountain View Cemetery, Waterville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 157755666

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None Noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: Unknown

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Mountain View Cemetery, Waterville, VT

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Obituary

WATERVILLE

Arthur Fairbanks, a well known stage driver on the Waterville and Belvidere route,died Wednesday august 11, after a long illness. He was 68 years, six months and four days old. He is survived by his wife and one son, Floyd. The funeral was held at his home Saturday, August 14, the Rev. C. D. Pierce officiating. Among those people from out of town who attended the funeral were Mrs. Delia McDonald and son, Charles of Manchester, N. H., David Marcy of Richford, Homer Marcy of Montgomery, Burt Collins of Stowe, Homer Peck, of Johnson. Mr. Fairbanks was a member of the local lodge of Knights of Pythias, and a delegation from the lodge attended the funeral in a body and conducted the services at the grave.

Source: St. Albans Weekly Messenger, August 26, 1909.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.