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Haskins, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Starksboro, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 9th VT INF
Service: enl 9/2/64, m/i 9/2/64, Pvt, Co. B, 9th VT INF, tr to 4th VT INF, Co. C, 1/20/65, m/o 5/15/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1836, Starksboro, VT
Death: 04/18/1909

Burial: Maple Cemetery, Lincoln, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 39681698

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: yes, 6/6/1879
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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Rebecca Ambrose, Coos Bay, OR

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Maple Cemetery, Lincoln, VT

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Obituary

Joseph Haskins Dies at Lincoln.

Bristol, April 19. - Joseph Haskins, aged 75. of Lincoln, died suddenly Sunday of heart disease at the home of Pearl Doty in Starksboro. He was a veteran of the rebellion and was a native of Starksboro. He is survived by one son and five daughters. The funeral will be held Tuesday afternoon at 2 o'clock from the Union church in Lincoln.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, April 20, 1909

LINCOLN

The funeral of Joseph Haskins was held Tuesday at the Baptist Church. The Rev. L. E. Usher of Bristol officiated. A male quartette consisting of B. J. Gove, L. H. Rhodes, W. E. Butterfield and Alain Sargent sang with Miss Gertrude Varney as organist. Members of the G.A. R. Post and the Grange, of which he was a member, attended. Mr. Haskins was visiting at Pearl Doty's in South Starksboro, where he died suddenly.

Source: Burlington Free Press, April 22, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.