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Dickinson, Orange H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Cambridge, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. E, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl 3/1/65, m/i 3/1/65, Pvt, Co. A, 6th VT INF, m/o 6/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Cambridge, VT
Death: 07/20/1896

Burial: Hopkins Cemetery, Cambridge, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 79652922

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/9/1881, VT; widow Leona A., 8/26/1896, VT; minor, 2/17/1904, CA
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

Great Grandfather of Judith Pasco, Kihei, Hawaii

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Hopkins Cemetery, Cambridge, VT

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Biography

ORRIN H. DICKINSON was from the town of Cambridge. Mustered out July 21st, 1863. Re-enlisted in Company A, 6th Vermont March 1st, 1865. Mustered out June 26th, 1865.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 556

Obituary

CAMBRIDGE

Orange Dickinson, a life-long resident of Cambridge, after a lingering illness died at his home in the south part of the town Sunday evening about 9 o'clock. The funeral was attended today (Wednesday) and the remains interred in the family lot in the old cemetery where three generations of this estimable family now live. He leavers a wife and six children, a mother and brother.

Source: Burlington Daily News, July 22, 1896.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.