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Brown, George F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Wells, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/18/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. K, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63

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VITALS

Birth: 10/07/1842, Middletown Springs, VT
Death: 03/06/1930

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: 321
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 34875689

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 09/29/1890, VT; widow Harriet A., 03/15/1930, VT
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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Tombstone

Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Obituary

BURIAL OF GEORGE F. BROWN

Largely attended funeral services were held yesterday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock at the house for George F. Brown, Civil war veteran, who died Thursday night at his home after several months illness.

Representatives from the following organizations attended the funeral in large numbers: Roberts post, G.A.R., Mary Moe circle of King's Daughters, Friendship Circle of Methodist church, Daughters of Union Veterans, Roberts Relief Corps and Sons of Veterans.

The services were conducted by Rev. Dr. Homer P. Titus, pastor of Methodist church, who read the committal service at the vault in Evergreen cemetery.

The bearers were Clarence H. Murdick, Howard M. Macomber, Frank C. Ives, Ezekiel E. Eddy, Harry B. Whittier and Fred S. Bishop.

Scores of floral tributes were received by the family from relatives and friends, among them being pieces from Roberts post, Vermont Agricultural Society, Women's Relief corps, Daughters of Union Veterans, Sons of Veterans, Sons of Veterans auxiliary, Mary Noe circle, Friendship circle and Home Missionary Society of Methodist church and from Rutland Masonic bodies.

Out-of-town persons at the funeral were Mr. And Mrs. C. F. Nelson of West Pawlet, Harold Mitchell of Albany, N.Y., Miss Maud Lozi of Boston and Mrs. Inez Frame of Springfield, Mass.

Mr. Brown served in several important engagements of the rebellion, including the battle of Gettysburg. He enlisted in Company K, 14th Vermont infantry. All but three of the surviving members of the Roberts post, G.A.R., were present at the funeral yesterday.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, March 10, 1930
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.