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Dana, Stillman Foster

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Waitsfield, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 7/2/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. H, 3rd VT INF, wdd, Lee's Mill, 4/16/62, m/o 7/27/64; Dascomb says wdd Spotsylvania as well

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VITALS

Birth: 12/08/1843, Waitsfield, VT
Death: 05/19/1915

Burial: Irasville Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 113764328

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
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

3rd Great Granduncle of Annette Litchfield, Waterbury, VT

2nd Great Granduncle of Dorothy D. Aitchison, Saint Albans, VT

2nd Great Granduncle of David Backus, Elmira, NY

2nd Great Granduncle of Elizabeth Bordeaux, San Antonio, TX

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Irasville Cemetery, Waitsfield, VT

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Obituary

WAITSFIELD

The remains of Foster Stillman Dana, formerly of this town, were brought here from Bethel Saturday, May 22, for interment in the family lot in Irasville cemetery. The officiating clergyman was Rev. E. W. McClure, pastor of the Congregational church in Bethel. Those accompanying the body were Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Moriarty of Bethel, Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Somerville of Norwich, Mr. and Mrs. Fran Hardigan and two sons Carroll and Ray Hardigan of Montpelier. The bearers were J. C. Moriarty, Sherman Somerville, Frank Hardigan and Chester Dana.

Source: Montpelier Evening Argus, May 27, 1915.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.