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Clark, Thomas

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 43, credited to Benson, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/23/63, m/i 12/26/63, Pvt, Co. B, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 12/24/1819, England
Death: 03/15/1907

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Benson, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 102
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Stephen R. Payne
Findagrave Memorial #: 149686385

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/20/1879; widow Ann, 4/1/1907, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Fairview Cemetery, Benson, VT

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Obituary

BENSON

The grim harvester death again entered our midst and taken one of the town's oldest inhabitants. Thomas Clark was born in England in 1820. Soon after his marriage he sailed for this country and since that time has been a resident of this town. Mr. Clark was a very active, intelligent man, taking the keenest interest in all foreign as well as town affairs. Funeral services were held at his late home Sunday afternoon, March 17. Mr. Clark leaves an aged wife, two sons, Pulaski and Will Clark and two daughters, Mrs. Will Buchanan and Mrs. Marie Clark to mourn his loss.

Source: Orwell Citizen, March 21, 1907
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.