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Lapoint, Lewis

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Monkton, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 10/1/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. A, 6th VT INF, Pvt, Co. A, 6th VT INF, dis/dsb 9/9/62 (pension - inj. to stern & res. dis. stom)

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VITALS

Birth: 05/24/1840, Saint-Hyacinthe, Canada East
Death: 11/19/1921

Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
Marker/Plot: 29
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/4/1879
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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT

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Obituary

Louis Lapoint, a veteran of the Civil War, died Friday night from the effects of a shock sustained a short time ago, aged 88 years. He was born and had always lived in Lincoln until four years ago, since when he has lived in Vergennes. His first wife died 20 years ago. About a year since he married Mrs. Annis. He is survived by one brother, Ezra Lapoint, and a sister, Mrs. Mary Sherman, both of Lincoln.

Source: Burlington Free Press, November 21, 1921
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.