Age: 23, credited to Shaftsbury, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/25/63, m/i 1/7/64, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/28/65
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Birth: 1835, Bennington, VT
Burial: Grandview Cemetery, Shaftsbury, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 38493403
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/8/1883, VT; widow Eliza W., 10/19/1901, VT
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)
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Grandview Cemetery, Shaftsbury, VT
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St. Albans Daily Messenger
Dec. 3, 1900
Funeral of Seth Lawrence
Bennington, Dec. 3. - The funeral of Seth Lawrence, for years a respected resident of the town, was held from his residence in North Bennington, Sunday afternoon.
The deceased, whose death was caused by heart trouble, was a veteran of the Civil War, having served in Company A, Eighth Vermont.
He was also an active member of G.A. Custer Post, G.A.R., and of J. G. McCullough engine company.
Comrade Tower officiated and the G.A.R. burial service was rendered at the grave.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.
8th Vermont Infantry Regimental History