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Hall, Emery Ulysses

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Dover, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 2/7/65, m/i 2/7/65, Pvt, Co. I, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/04/1847, Townshend, VT
Death: 01/27/1923

Burial: Vernon Grove Cemetery, Milford, MA
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/12/1887; widow Belle, 2/23/1923, MA
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 Bruce Hall, Granby, CT

Great Grandfather of Lorraine F. Perry, North Franklin, CT

Great Grandfather of Tracey Anne Greenwood, Pleasant Hill, CA

Great Grandfather of Cary Holmes, Natick, MA

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BURIAL:

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Vernon Grove Cemetery, Milford, MA

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Emery U. Hall

Death of Emery U. Hall, Veteran of Civil War

Emery U. Hall, Civil war veteran and member of Post 22, G.A.R., died of heart trouble Saturday at the Soldiers' Home in Chelsea, aged 77 years. He had been at the home since Sept. 5. He was previously a patient at Milford hospital from which place he was removed to the Soldiers' Home. He had failed ever since. He was born in Newfane, Vt., and lived in this town over 30 years. He was employed at the Draper plant in Hopedale but had not worked the past few years.

During the Civil war he served as private with Co. I, in the 8th Vermont Reg. Vol., participating in several important battles. He is survived by a wife, Isabella Standish Hall, one son, George Hall of boston, and six daughters, Mrs. Jennie Belcher of this town, Mrs. Florence MacKellar of Hopedale, Mrs. Ida Lowe and Mrs. Charlotte Holmes of Waltham, Mrs. Grace Kannally of Walpole and Mrs. Bertha Balduf of Norwood. Undertaker Walter W. Watson will bring the body to Milford today and the funeral will be held at G.A.R. hall tomorrow at 2.30 p.m., with interment in Vernon Grove cemetery.

Milford Daily News, 29 Jan 1923.

E.U. Hall's Funeral Under G.A.R. Auspices

Funeral service for Emery U. hall, Civil war veteran, were conducted this afternoon at 2.30 o'clock at Memorial hall, in charge of Post 22, G.A.R., to which deceased belonged. There was a large attendance of relatives and friends. Rev. Harry F. Fister, pastor of Universalist church, officiated at the services and the G.A.R. ritual was performed by the Post officers. The floral tributes were profuse. Burial was in Vernon Grove cemetery.

The bearers were Arthur Maynard, Robert Lindsey, Fred F. Earl, Frank Day, Ralph Shirland and William Russell.

Milford Daily News, 30 Jan 1923.

Contributed by Tracey Anne Greenwood., Emery's 2nd great-granddaughter.

8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History