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Bolton, John Henry


Age: 21, credited to Arlington, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT LARTY, 1st VT HARTYCO
Service: enl 8/23/64, m/i 8/23/64, PVT, 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, tr to 1st VHAC, 3/1/65, m/o 7/28/65

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Birth: abt 1843, Hoosick, NY
Death: 12/23/1903

Burial: Center Shaftsbury Cemetery, Shaftsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Plot 2
Gravestone photographer: Melissa Reynolds
Findagrave Memorial #: 52770644


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/8/1891, VT
Portrait?: USAHEC off-site
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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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Center Shaftsbury Cemetery, Shaftsbury, VT

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John Bolton, for about ten years an inmate of the Soldiers' home did at an early hour this morning. He had been in the hospital some time. Mr. Bolton served during the civil war in the Second Vermont Battery and was admitted from Shaftsbury. The funeral will be held there.

Source: Bennington Evening Banner, December 23, 1903

The remains of as former townsman, John Bolton, were carried through here on Thursday for burial at Center Shaftsbury where his wife was buried several years ago.

Source: Bennington Evening Banner, December 26, 1903
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.