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Ballard, James N.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Enosburgh, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 12/12/63, m/i, Pvt, Co. B, 1st VT CAV, 12/30/63, tr to Co. E 6/21/65, m/o 8/9/65

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VITALS

Birth: 02/11/1842, Enosburgh, VT
Death: 09/12/1918

Burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT
Marker/Plot: 2
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 31044457

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/24/1879
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT

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Obituary

BAKERSFIELD

The body of James Ballard, an aged veteran of the Civil War, was brought here from Morrisville Saturday for burial. The service at the Congregational church was conducted by the Rev. F. A. Krochheardt, of the Methodist church in the absence of the Rev. W. W. Smith. Mr. Ballard is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Carrie Scofield, of Enosburg, and Miss Nellie Ballard of New York, and one son, Charles Ballard. Mr. Ballard resided in the east part of the town for many years. Relatives from out of town who attended the funeral were Mrs. Carrie Scofield, daughter and son-in-law, Mr. And Mrs. Longely, Moses Pearly and daughter, and Miss Belle Stone, of Enosburg Falls.

Source: St. Albans Weekly Messenger, September 19, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.