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Mack, Rufus S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 39, credited to Stockbridge, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF, 3rd VT LARTY
Service: enl 9/18/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. H, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63; enl 8/9/64, m/i 8/26/64, 3rd VT LARTY BTRY, m/o 6/15/65

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VITALS

Birth: 04/19/1823, Plainfield, VT
Death: 03/29/1914

Burial: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Stockbridge, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 166559751

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/20/1882, 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: None

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Charlotte M. Davis, Fairbanks, AK

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Stockbridge, VT

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Obituary

WAS NATIVE OF PLAINFIELD.
Rufus Mack Was Nearly 91 Years of Age.

Rufus Mack died at his home on Church street Sunday morning of general debility, aged 90 years, 11 months and 10 days.

He was born at Plainfield, Vt. He served as a seaman when young and enlisted in the 13th Company H, Vermont volunteers for nine months.

He enlisted the second time on Aug. 9, 1862, in the 13th battery of Vermont, and was discharged on June 15, 1865. He was a member of Charles Stinson post, G.A.R. His wife died 10 years ago.

He is survived by two daughters, Mrs. Henry Davis and Charles Dwyer of Bethel, Vt., and one son, Alvah Mack of Bedford.

Source: Barre Daily Times, March 30, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.