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Morway, Thomas

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to Waterbury, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. H, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 08/19/1830, Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Canada East
Death: 05/24/1912

Burial: Hope/Village Cemetery, Waterbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 49036521

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/14/1876
Portrait?: 13th History
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of Katie Kirby, Hyannis, MA

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Hope/Village Cemetery, Waterbury, VT

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Photo

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History
Thirteenth Regiment
Vermont Volunteers
War of 1861-1865
)

Biography

THOMAS MORWAY enrolled from the town of Waterbury, Vt., August 25th, 1862 at the age of 29, and joined Company H, and was mustered out July 21st, 1863 and returned home happy and glad that he had volunteered in the service of his country when called and when needed. Now resides in Waterbury, Vt. (See page 332 for his picture.)

Source: Sturtevant, p. 664

Obituary

H. Morway was in Burlington last week, called there by the illness of his father. He returned home Friday evening and had been here but a short time when he received word that his father was dead. He went back to Burlington Saturday. The funeral was held Monday with burial at Waterbury. Mr. Morway was 79 years old and a veteran of the civil war.

Source: Morrisville News & Citizen, May 29, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.