Currier, Henry A.
Age: 18, credited to Chester, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF, 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/9/64, m/i 8/19/64, Pvt, Co. D, 9th VT INF, tr to 11th VT INF, Co. M, 1/20/65, m/o 6/19/65
See Legend for expansion of abbreviationsVITALS
Birth: 09/10/1846, Shoreham, VT
Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Cornwall, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 46515171
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/1/1879; widow Mary J, 9/10/1918, VT
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)
Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career
Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)
Evergreen Cemetery, Cornwall, VT
Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.
Henry Currier, who has been seriously ill for several weeks, died at his home in West Cornwall on Tuesday, Aug. 26, at the age of 67 years. Mr. Currier was a veteran of the Civil war, having served as a private in the Eleventh Vermont regiment, enlisting in the town of Chester, where he then resided. He leaves a wife, one daughter, Mrs. Charles Lavell, and a son, Fred Currier, of town. The funeral was attended at h is late home at 2 p. m.
Source: Middlebury Record, August 28, 1913.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.