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Beach, Nelson

MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 20, credited to Duxbury, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF
Service: enl 12/21/63, m/i 12/31/63, PVT, Co. B, 10th VT INF, wdd, Cold Harbor, 6/1/64, dis/wds, 6/29/65

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VITALS
Birth: 10/12/1843, Canada
Death: 12/15/1914

Burial: Hope/Village Cemetery, Waterbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 48992089
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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: 10th Vt. History off-site
DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Michael Thompson, Boulder, CO

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BURIAL:
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Tombstone

Tombstone

Hope/Village Cemetery, Waterbury, VT

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Obituary

DEATH OF WATERBURY VETERAN;

Waterbury--Dec. 16--Nelson Beach died at his home at the Center yesterday after a long illness with a cancerous trouble. He was 72 years old last October.

He was a member of the 10th Regiment, Co. B. in the Civil War, having enlisted December 21, 1863, and was discharged June 29, 1865 because of wounds.

He first married Lizzie Waterbury, who died several years ago. The widow who survives was Mrs. Mossman of Orange, Mass. The funeral will be held from his late home at the Center Friday at 1 o'clock in the afternoon. Burial will be in the village cemetery.

Barre Daily Times, Dec. 16, 1914

GRAND ARMY SERVICE HELD AT FUNERAL
OF NELSON BEACH;

The funeral of Nelson Beach was held from his late home yesterday afternoon, Rev. W. E. Hill officiated. Grand Army services were held, 10 members being present, Dr. E. J. Foster, James Sleeper, James Ennis, Martin Dillingham, William Woodard, DanielDawley, Joseph Freeman, and Charles Smith, of the Center, B. F. Hart. of Duxbury, and Ira Johnson of Middlebury. The bearers were nephew o the deceased. Among those present from out of town were;Mr. And Mrs. Abel Porter, of Williston, Mr. and Mrs. A. M. Hoadley, of Montpelier, and Mr. and Mrs. ira Johnson, of Middlesex.

Barre Daily Times, Dec. 19, 1814
Courtesy of Deanna French