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Jenkins, Lorenzo J.


Age: 28, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. B, 3rd VT INF, m/o 12/4/62

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Birth: 12/03/1831, Chester, VT
Death: 07/19/1904

Burial: Village Cemetery, Coventry, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

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


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/17/1868; widow Ellen, 8/13/1904, VT
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


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Village Cemetery, Coventry, VT

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The community was shocked to learn of the death of Mr. Lorenzo J. Jenkins last Tuesday of heart failure. Very few knew of his illness. He had been in poor health for a time but his death was unexpected. Mr. Jenkins was a soldier of the late rebellion. He had lived on West Hill for years and was a quiet, unassuming citizen. The funeral was held at his late home on Thursday, Rev. M. A. Turner officiating. He leaves a wife and three sons, Edward, Frank and Henry, to mourn his loss.

Source: Orleans County Monitor, July 25, 1904.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.