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Fuller, Horace J.


Age: 19, credited to Cavendish, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 9/2/64, m/i 9/2/64, Pvt, Co. G, 7th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65

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Birth: 12/11/1845, Chester, VT
Death: 02/06/1929

Burial: Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 109735094


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/31/1891, 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


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Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT

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Horace J. Fuller

Bennington Banner
7 Feb 1929


Veteran of Civil War Dies In His 84th Year.

Manchester Feb. 6 - Horace J. Fuller, last surviving member of Skinner Post, Post, No. 24, G.A.R., of this place at 4 o'clock this morning from the infirmities of old age at the age of 83 years following several years of declining health.

Mr. Fuller was born in Chester, Dec- ember 17, 1845. His father was James H. Fuller of that place. On September 1, 1864 at the age of 18 years he enlisted in Company G of the 7th Regiment of Vermont volunteers and saw service for the remainder of the Civil War, being mustered out of service July 14, 1865 at Clarksville, Texas.

From the close of the war until 1893 Mr. Fuller lived in various places in Windham county and for many years carried on lumbering and woodworking operations. In 1893 Mr. Fuller came to Manchester and from 1898 to 1921 was manager of Union opera house building.

He was twice married, his first wife being Margret Haywood of North Clarenden, who died in September 1924. In July 1925 he married Agnes Robinson of Arlington, who survives. Mr. Fuller had several brothers and sisters, none of whom survive, and there were no children, the nearest surviving relatives being several nephews and nieces.

Mr. Fuller was a member of Adoniram Lodge No. 42 F. & A.M. and of Adoniram Chapter No. 13, R.A.M. of this Place.

Following prayers at the house on Friday afternoon, there will be service . interment service at Dellwood cemetery.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.