Lake, James M.
Age: 28, credited to Berkshire, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 8/22/62, m/i 9/26/62, Pvt, Co. B, 1st VT CAV, pow, Gettysburg, 7/3/63, prld 8/2/63, dis/dsb 4/20/65
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Birth: 1834, Tinmouth, VT
Burial: North Troy Cemetery, Troy, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 173276470
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/11/1869; widow Susan, 1/30/1902, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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North Troy Cemetery, Troy, VT
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James M. Lake of North Troy, father of Mrs. George Nason of this village, committed suicide lays? week by taking morphine and atropine pills. He was 66 years old and had been in ill health several years. The Friday before he returned from a Montreal hospital, where he had been several weeks for treatment for a mental problem.
Source: Richford Journal and Gazettte, 24 May 1901
Transcribed by Deanna French