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Maynard, Henry D.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to New Haven, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 9/20/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. A, 6th VT INF, pr CPL 1/24/62, reen 12/15/63, tr to VRC 2/6/65, m/o 7/26/65

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VITALS

Birth: 10/31/1834, Starksboro, VT
Death: 12/02/1890

Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Middlebury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 40912725

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/8/1876; widow Maria E., 2/16/1891, VT
Portrait?: Italo Collection
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

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BURIAL:

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Prospect Cemetery, Middlebury, VT

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Photo

Ed Italo Collection

Obituary

MIDDLEBURY

Capt. Henry D. Maynard of East Middlebury died at his rooms in the Glen House Tuesday at the age of 56 years. Mr. Maynard was one of the best known men in the east part of the town. He had been in ill health for a number of years, and is thought to have finally succumbed to pneumonia. Mr. Maynard enlisted in Co. A, 6th Vt. Vols., in September, 1861,and remained in the service until July, 1865. He was also for some years the captain of a militia company in Middlebury. He was of a genial and friendly disposition and had many friends. He leaves a wife and two grown up children, both married, but for some years has been estranged from his wife. Capt. Maynard was drawing a pension of $#12 per month and was examined for an increase by a special commission only three days before his death. The funeral took place from the Glen House t 10:30 on Wednesday morning.

Source: Burlington Free Press, December 4, 1890.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.