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Butts, Andrew Howard

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 8/18/64, m/i 8/18/64, Pvt, Co. D, 5th VT INF, tr to VRC 11/27/64, m/o 7/3/65 (Howard A. on tombstone)

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VITALS

Birth: 04/1846, Stowe, VT
Death: 01/26/1920

Burial: Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/30/1875, VT
Portrait?: Stowe Veterans, 1906
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: Vermont D/C says died 1/26/1920, Pension Payment card says 12/25/1920

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Obituary

CIVIL WAR VETERAN, AGED 75 YEARS, DIED AT HOME IN STOWE

STOWE, Dec. 28. - Andrew Butts, 75 years of age, a Civil War veteran, died yesterday morning at two o'clock at the home of his son, Harry C. Butts, in Elmore. Mr. Butts is survived by three sons, Harry C. Of Elmore and Leon and Dwight of Stowe and three grandchildren.

Mr. Butts whose death was probably due to heart trouble, was up and about as usual Christmas day and his death was sudden and unexpected, although he had been in poor health for a year or more. Mr. Butts was a member of H. H. Smith Post. G.A.R., of Stowe. The funeral was held at the home of his son in Elmore Tuesday afternoon at one o'clock.

Source: Burlington Daily News, December 28, 1920
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.