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Jeffrey, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Westminster, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. B, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1839, Canada
Death: 04/06/1917

Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, Bellows Falls, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 20398317

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/5/1867
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: 1890 - Living in Westminster, VT

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BURIAL:

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Oak Hill Cemetery, Bellows Falls, VT

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Obituary

PUTNEY
Death of John Jeffrey

John Jeffrey, 78, of West Swanzey, died Friday afternoon about 2:30 o'clock at the home of his son. He was a veteran of the Civil war, having enlisted in the 16th Vermont Volunteers in Brattleboro.

He leaves one son, Ambrose Jeffrey of West Swanzey, two brother, Peter Jeffery and Edward Jeffrey, the latter of Chester, and three sisters, Mrs. Selina Bell of Westminster, Mrs. Malvina Deupoint of Elmira, N.Y., and Mrs. Catherine Morris of Westminster.

The funeral was held at the home in West Swanzey Monday morning at 8:30 o'clock. The body was to be taken to Bellows Falls, for burial in Oak Hill cemetery.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer, April 13, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.