Age: 24, credited to East Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/23/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. F, 6th VT INF, m/o 10/28/64
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Birth: 09/21/1837, Peterborough, NH
Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Calais, 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)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/27/1879; widow Julia N., 7/3/1918, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT
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Henry Carley, Civil War Veteran, Died Friday Afternoon.
A long time and much respected citizen of Calais, who had been in feeble health for several years died at his home Friday afternoon. Henry Carley was born in Peterboro, N.H., Sept.23, 1837, the son of William and Keziah Perry Carley. He married Julia Newton, May 27, 1857, and to them two sons were born. He is survived by his wife, who has been in feeble health for some time, his two sons, Herbert W. of North Adams, Mass., George E. , who resides on the home place in Calais, besides a brother, Charles Carley, who lives in Franklin, N.H., and two grandchildren.
The deceased served in the Civil War, being in Co. F, 6th Vt. Excepting for a short time he had lived in Calais continuously since the close of the war. He had been cared for tenderly by his wife and son.
The funeral will be held from his late home here Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock, with burial in the Bliss cemetery.
Source: Barre Times, June 15, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.