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Goodell, John A.


Age: 23, credited to Calais, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 2/14/65, m/i 2/14/65, Pvt, Co. E, 8th VT INF, m/o 5/23/65

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Birth: 11/19/1842, Calais, VT
Death: 09/30/1926

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/28/1881, 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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Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


Calais Man Was a Veteran of the Civil War.

East Calais, Oct. 1. - John A. Goodell, a Civil war veteran, died at the home of Mrs. Frank Houston, a trained nurse in Hardwick, Thursday morning at 8 o'clock where he was taken three months ago for care.

John Allen Goodell was born Nov. 19, 1842, in East Calais, the son of Allen and Nancy (Davis) Goodell. He was the last of six children. He had been in failing health for the past four years at the home of his niece, Mrs. Austin Cate of this town. Most of his life was spent in Calais although he lived at different periods in East Montpelier and Woodbury. He was never married. Mr. Goodell was a member of Co. E, 8th Vermont regiment, in the Civil War.

Source: Barre Daily Times, October 1, 1926.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.