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Kingsbury, Martin H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 33, credited to Winhall, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 9/1/64, m/i 9/1/64, Pvt, Co. H, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 03/01/1840, Jamaica, VT
Death: 11/20/1926

Burial: Rawsonville Cemetery, Jamaica, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 171728666

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/1/1889, 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: Died in Fitchburg, MA

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 unit's Organization and Service for details.


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Rawsonville Cemetery, Jamaica, VT

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Martin H. Kingsbury

Fitchburg Sentinel

Monday - 22 Nov 1926

VERMONT GRAND ARMY VETERAN IS DEAD

Martin H. Kingsbury, aged 86 years, a native of Jamaica, Vt., died Saturday afternoon at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Charles Rich, 102 Cedar Street, with whom he made his home for 15 years. During the past year he had been an invalid owing to a partial shock.

Mr. Kingsbury was a veteran of the Civil war, having served with Co. H, Ninth Vermont regiment of infantry. He was a member of the G.A.R. in Vermont.

He is survived by his daughter, Mrs. Rich, a grand-daughter, Miss Elouise Rich of this city and a sister Mrs. Phoebe Laudman of Rawsonville, Vt.

Prayers were said at the home of Mrs. Rich Sunday morning by Rev. Edgar B. Price, pastor of the First Baptist church and the body was taken to Rawsonville, Vt., Sunday afternoon. The funeral services and burial were at Rawsonville this afternoon.

Courtesy of Erik Hinckley.