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Cheever, Francis W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 25, credited to Walden, VT
Unit(s): 15th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/22/62, CPL, Co. B, 15th VT INF, m/o 8/5/63

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VITALS

Birth: 03/25/1837, Hardwick, VT
Death: 02/10/1915

Burial: Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 125559418

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/6/1883; widow Mary E., 2/25/1915, 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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BURIAL:

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Danville Green Cemetery, Danville, VT

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Obituary

DEATH AT DANVILLE
Francis W. Cheever Was Member of St. Johnsbury G. A. R.

Danville, Feb. 11. - Francis W. Cheever died at his home here yesterday, aged 77 years.

Besides his wife, he leaves six children, Mrs. W. H. Worthen of St. Johnsbury, David R. Cheever of Pasadena, Cal., Mrs. E. S. Freeman of Lancaster, N. H., Arthur Cheever of St. Johnsbury, William Cheever of Danville and Frank Cheever of Pasadena; also a sister, Mrs. Elizabeth Freeman of Danville.

He was a member of Farnsworth post, G. A.R., of St. Johnsbury. The funeral will be held here Friday afternoon.

Source: Barre Daily Times, February 11, 1915.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.