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Ellis, Henry A.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 37, credited to Jamaica, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/23/62, PVT, Co. D, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: 02/20/1825, Windham, VT
Death: 11/19/1912

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Jamaica, VT
Marker/Plot: No record
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 168623602

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/5/1885; widow Anna H., 12/17/1912, VT
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 Ernest E. Phelps, Goldsboro, NC

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Pleasant View Cemetery, Jamaica, VT

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Obituary

Henry A. Ellis.

Henry A. Ellis, 89, a farmer and for a long time a resident of this village, died about 7:30 o'clock Tuesday night after a long period of failing health. Besides his wife he leaves four children, Mrs. Lewis Savage of this town, Fay L. Ellis of Brattleboro, Mrs. Benson of South Londonderry and Mrs. Page of Wardsboro, also a sister, Mrs. Wesley Howard of West Townshend. The funeral was held in the home at 1 o'clock yesterday, Rev. R. J. Traynor of the Congregational church officiating. Selections were sung by Rev. and Mrs. T. C. Brewster. The burial took place in the village cemetery. Mr. Ellis was a veteran of the Civil war, and he received a pension, recently increased for wounds received in that conflict.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, Nov. 22, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.