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Clough, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 36, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 8/13/64, m/i 8/13/64, PVT, Co. G, 10th VT INF, wdd, Cedar Creek, 10/19/64, tr to ?VRC 2/21/65, m/o 7/8/65

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1828, Washington, VT
Death: 12/18/1914

Burial: Fish Cemetery, Washington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/22/1868
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: 10th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Fish Cemetery, Washington, VT

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Obituary

John Clough died December 8, at the home of his son, Lorenzo, after a long illness of stomach trouble. The funeral was held at the home of his grand-daughter, Mrs. Lewis Page, Thursday, and the remains taken to Derby Center for burial. Those left to mourn include his sonís family, four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Mr. Clough was the son of Aaron and Mary Clark Clough. He was born in Sandwich., N. H., March 19, 1825. His parents moved to New York, but when he was eight years of age they moved to Derby Center, where they lived until he was a young man. He was twice married. His first wife was Mary Clark and they had two children, one of which died at the age of 32 years. His second wife was Emily Wheeler, who died abot four years ago. Since her death he has made his home with his son, Lorenzo Clough, who moved here from Derby Center last spring.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, December 16, 1914.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.