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Mackey, Samuel A.
Age: 26, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/5/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. A, 11th VT INF, pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, Andersonville, Savannah, prld 11/14/64, pr CPL 4/18/65, dis/dsb 5/13/65
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Birth: 1836, Ireland
Burial: Log Meeting House Cemetery, Schodack, NY
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 88925728
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/23/1866; widow Sarah, 2/17/1902, NY
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)
Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career
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Log Meeting House Cemetery, Schodack, NY
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Samuel A. Mackey.
The many friends of Samuel A. Mackey will be pained to learn of his death of hemorrhage of the brain at his home in Sliters, N. Y., Feb. 3d. Mr. Mackey was a brother of David Mackey and was a resident of this place for many years. He will be very kindly remembered by many for his quiet, unassuming manner and generous disposition. He was a member of Co. A, 11th Vt. Regiment.
Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, February 19, 1902.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.