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Martell, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Lincoln, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: substitute - enl 8/22/64, m/i 8/22/64, PVT, Co. C, 3rd VT INF, m/o 7/11/65

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VITALS

Birth: 02/15/1842, Canada East
Death: 10/15/1925

Burial: Maple Cemetery, Lincoln, VT
Marker/Plot: 177
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, 7/8/1880, VT; widow Charlotte, 11/28/1925
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 Granduncle of Tim Leno, Barre, VT

2nd Great Granduncle of Kaye Danforth, Hinesburg, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Maple Cemetery, Lincoln, VT

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Obituary

LINCOLN

The funeral of Joseph Martell, who died suddenly Thursday evening, Oct. 8, was held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock at the church. Funeral hymns were sung by a quartet and the services were conducted by the local pastor, the Rev. George M. Gellatly. Mr. Martell was 82 years old, and the last of the Civil war veterans in this town. He was born in Canada, but had resided here many years. He is survived by three sons, Alson, William and Ernest; three daughters, Mrs. Mary Martin of Jeffersonville, Mrs. Rosell Perron of Bridgewater and Mrs. Harry Bowman of this town. The bearers were Alson, William, Ernest and Charlie Martell. Burial was in Maple cemetery.

Source: The Enterprise and Vermonter, October 22, 1925
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.