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Gilbar, Eli

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Enosburgh, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 12/15/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. A, 7th VT INF, reen 2/15/64, m/o 3/14/66

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VITALS

Birth: 1844, Enosburgh, VT
Death: 07/21/1925

Burial: Ira Allen Cemetery, Sunderland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 112541476

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/17/1880; widow Mary M., 8/17/1925, 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

Great Grandfather of John J. Wright Jr., Arlington, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Ira Allen Cemetery, Sunderland, VT

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Obituary

ELI GILBAR DEAD
Aged Man Was Formerly Resident of Sunderland

Eli Gilbar, aged 81, of the Burgess road died at Putnam Memorial hospital Tuesday. Mr. Gilbar was born in Richford and has been a resident of Vermont all his life, having moved from Sunderland two years ago and making his home in Bennington since then. Mr. Gilbar was a Civil war veteran.

Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Harvey Gilbar of Sunderland and one daughter, Mrs. Libby Green of Corinth, N.Y. A prayer will be said at the home at 11:30 Thursday and the funeral will be held at the Union church at Sunderland at two o'clock standard time. Burial will be in Sunderland.

Source: Bennington Evening Banner, July 22, 1925
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.