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Foster, Harvey


Age: 18, credited to Brownington, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 2/15/65, m/i 2/15/65, Pvt, Co. B, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/28/65

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Birth: 01/07/1847, Brownington, VT
Death: 01/09/1913

Burial: Brownington Center Cemetery, Brownington, VT
Marker/Plot: 92
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 43495906


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/9/1895, VT; widow Abbie E., 2/26/1913, NH
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


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Brownington Center Cemetery, Brownington, VT

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Harvey Foster

The Vermont Journal, January 24, 1913

Charlestown, NH

Harvey Foster, a veteran of the Civil War, who had been a resident here for the past nine years passed away suddenly on Friday morning, January 3, He had been an invalid for a long time and was a great sufferer at times.

He was born in Brownington, Vt., January 7, 1847. He was a member of Co. B. 8th Vt., regiment in 1865. During his later active years, Mr. Foster was a lumber mill operative.

He is survived by his wife and a daughter, Miss Martha Foster, who have been with him here, and by one son whose home is in northern Vermont.

The funeral services were held at his late home on January 4, at 10 a.m., Rev. F. A. Foxcroft officiating. The body was taken to Brownington for burial. Mrs. Foster, accompanied by the son and daughter went to Brownington.

Courtesy of Cathy Hoyt.

8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History