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Marsh, Frank E.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Calais, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 8/11/62, m/i 9/1/62, Pvt, Co. I, 11th VT INF, pr CPL 2/11/65, wdd, 6/4/64, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/04/1842, Calais, VT
Death: 07/22/1926

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/28/1866; widow Laura E., 8/9/1926, 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

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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Fairview Cemetery, Calais, VT

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Obituary

DROPS DEAD ON PORCH
Frank E. Marsh, Veteran of Civil War, Dies at East Calais

EAST CALAIS, July 23. - Frank Emerson marsh dropped dead on his home porch steps last evening at 9:30. The cause of death was heart failure. He was born June 4, 1842, on the old Marsh place on East Hill, now occupied by W. E. Bliss and family.

Mr. Marsh was a veteran of the Civil War. He enlisted in company I, 11th Vermont Volunteers, and served until the end of the war. All his life was spent in this place and vicinity. He was married to Laura E. Pike May 4, 1892, who survives him. He also leaves one sister, Mrs. W. E. Bliss, and several nieces and nephews, and a great-grandnephew and a great-grandniece. Mr. Marsh was a much respected citizen. Funeral will be held at his late home Sunday at 2 p.m., with burial in East Calais cemetery.

Source: Burlington Free Press, July 24, 1926.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.