Barnard, Royal Woodbury
Age: 0, credited to Rutland, VT
Service: Wagoner (prob. civilian), Military Division of the Mississippi, under General George Thomas during the Franklin-Nashville Campaign, 1864-1865.
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Birth: 04/04/1843, Rutland, VT
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Pittsford, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 29565781
Alias?: None Noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Evergreen Cemetery, Pittsford, VT
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Death of R. W. Barnard.
Royal W. Barnard died at his home here Wednesday morning after an illness of three weeks, having, however, been in failing health for some time.He was born in Chittenden April 4th. 1843, and was married to Eliza Tarble on October 23, 1865.
Besides his wife he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Mollie Barnard of Brandon, and Mrs. Edward Gene of Rutland, and by one son, John Barnard of Pittsford, also by 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. In the Civil war Mr. Barnard served in the Quartermaster department in Tennessee. He represented the town of Chittenden in the legislature in 1872 and the town of Pittsford in 1919. He was a member of the Methodist church, of Otter Creek lodge No. 70, F. and A. M., of Mount Carmel chapter, No. 58, O. E. S. of the National Funeral Directors association and The Vermont Funeral Directors' association. Prayers will be said at the house at 2 o'clock Friday afternoon and the funeral will be held at the Methodist church at 2.30 o'clock.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, 7 Dec. 1922
Contributed by Bill Powers.