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Davis, Otis A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Landgrove, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/13/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. H, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, pr CPL 4/12/65, m/o 6/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Ware, MA
Death: 02/02/1921

Burial: Eastlawn Cemetery, Williamstown, MA
Marker/Plot: No_Marker
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 179422956

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/11/1890, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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: Appears to be buried in this section per cemetery records - 8th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Neil Davis, Gilford, NH

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Eastlawn Cemetery, Williamstown, MA

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Otis Davis

North Adams Transcript
2 Feb 1921

Otis Davis, 81, died at the North Adams hospital following an attack of pneumonia.

Mr. Davis was a carpenter by trade and had made his home in Blackington for about a year. He was a member of the G.A.R., having served during the Civil war with a Vermont regiment. He was a man who had many friends and the news of his death will be received with general regret.

The deceased is survived by five sons, Allan of Blackington, Shirley of Cambridge, N.Y., Eugene of Williamstown, Merton of Brattleboro, and Frank of Pownal; a daughter, Mrs. Bonnie Smith of Williamstown, and a sister, Mrs. Betsy Williams of Readsboro. The funeral will be held at 2 tomorrow afternoon from the home of his son, Allan Davis, 1501 Massachusetts avenue, Blackington. Rev. Daniel H. Clare will officiate and burial will be in East Lawn cemetery in Williamstown.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.

8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History

Otis Davis was listed as an inmate at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in the 1900 Census.

Otis Davis was listed as an inmate at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in the 1900 Census.