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Colt, Frank

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Hinesburg, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 5/15/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Marye's Heights, 5/3/63, tr to VRC 11/20/63, m/o 6/29/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1838, Saint-Hyacinthe, Canada East
Death: 1919

Burial: Holy Family Cemetery, Essex, VT
Marker/Plot: 168
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 72327441

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/29/1864
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

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Mary Lou Dahmer, Tampa, FL

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Holy Family Cemetery, Essex, VT

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Obituary

Frank Colt, Sr.

Frank Colt, Sr., died yesterday morning at the home of his son, Frank Colt, Jr., at 167 Ling street. He was 82 years old. He is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Ernest Gabree of Shelburne, and five sons, Frank and Dock of Burlington, Stephen of Shelburne and Charles and Norman of Milton. The funeral will be held at the Catholic Church in Essex Junction this morning, with burial in the Catholic cemetery.

Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, July 10, 1919
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.