Age: 45, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 3/31/64, m/i 4/12/64, Pvt, Co. E, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65
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Birth: 07/11/1817, Saint-Denis, Canada East
Burial: St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/14/1871
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)
3rd Great Grandfather of Laura Gaudette Green, Saxtons River, VT
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St. Augustine Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
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Francis Laboushire, Who Died Yesterday, One of City's Oldest Residents.
Francis Laboushire, aged 95 years and one of this city's oldest citizens, died yesterday at his home of pneumonia, after a week's illness. He was born in St. Anthony, Que., and came to Montpelier over 63 years ago. He was a veteran of the Civil war, serving in Co. B, 17th Vermont regiment, enlisting from Bennington in 1864. His wife, who was Celeste Rose, survives him, with their seven children, Mrs. Mary Pierce, Mrs. Amos Lanier, Montpelier; Mrs. J.M. Bell, Roxbury; Mrs. E.M. Rockfinger, Seattle, Wash.; Joseph, George and Fred Laboushire. The funeral will be held tomorrow at 9 a.m., from St. Augustine's church, with interment in the Catholic cemetery.
Source: Barre Times, Dec. 14, 1910
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.