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Clifford, Sylvester H.


Age: 25, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/19/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. K, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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Birth: abt 1837, Concord, NH
Death: 05/08/1895

Burial: Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 182251347


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/2/1881, 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: Marriage certificate, 12/3/1864 to Martha Carlisle, in Keene, NH indicates he was born in Concord, NH.


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Brookside Cemetery, Chester, VT

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The funeral of Sylvester H. Clifford was held last week Tuesday afternoon, Rev. E. M. Haynes of Rutland officiating. The deceased served in the War of the Rebellion in Company R, 12th Vermont, and was a member of Henry Post, G.A.R., No. 27, which attended the funeral in a body, the interment taking place in the village cemetery

Source: Bellows Falls Times, 16 May 189
Transcribed by Deanna French