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Houghton, Charles E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Marlboro, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/7/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. I, 8th VT INF, dis/dsb 7/30/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Marlboro, VT
Death: 07/06/1881

Burial: Marlboro Center Cemetery, Marlboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
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MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not Found
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Marlboro Center Cemetery, Marlboro, VT

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Obituary

Vermont News.

Charles Houghton of Marlboro, while at work haying, had the tine of a pitchfork stuck into one of his wrists, in consequence of which he had the lockjaw and died.

Source: Vermont Farmer, 22 July 1881.
Transcribed by Deanna French