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Humphrey, Patrick

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Fair Haven, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/3/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. F, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1837, County Limerick, Ireland
Death: 10/14/1905

Burial: St. Marys Cemetery, Fair Haven, VT
Marker/Plot: 59
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 102487429

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/6/1890, VT; widow Mary A., 10/14/1905, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

St. Marys Cemetery, Fair Haven, VT

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Obituary

Old Soldier Dies
Patrick Humphrey of this City Expires at Soldiers' Home, Bennington

Patrick Humphrey of this city died Saturday of tuberculosis at the soldiers' home in Bennington. He was born in Limerick, Ireland, 69 years ago, but had lived here for many years.

Mr. Humphrey served through the civil war in company F, 14th Vermont regiment. He was an iron molder by trade until about 16 years ago. Since then he has been employed as a marble polisher.

He leaves a widow, who lives at No. 126 State street, and six children, Mrs. E. M. Tighe of Chicago, Ill., Mrs. E. T. Bonville of Fair Haven, William Humphrey of New York, George Humphrey of Vergennes and Miss Jennie and Miss Louisa Humphrey of this city.

The funeral will be held at 9 o'clock this morning at St. Peter's church. The burial will be at Fair Haven.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, October 16, 1905
Courtesy of Jennifer Snoots

Patrick Humphrey was listed as an inmate at the Bennington Soldiers' Home in the 1900 Census.