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Mumford, Thomas J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 20, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: drafted - enl 7/22/63, m/i 7/22/63, PVT, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Wilderness, 5/5/64 (gsw upper 1/3 of leg; at 3rd DIV Hosp, Alexandria, VA), desertion charge dropped; m/o 6/19/64

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VITALS

Birth: 10/15/1843, Chittenden, VT
Death: 09/03/1912

Burial: St. Bridgets Cemetery, West Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 70289228

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: yes, 2/27/1878
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 Ellen Fitzsimmons Leyendecker, New Port Richey, FL

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

St. Bridgets Cemetery, West Rutland, VT

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Obituary

TWO DEATHS YESTERDAY
Thomas J. Mumford Was Veteran of Civil War

Thomas J. Mumford, a veteran of the Civil war, died at his home in West Rutland yesterday morning at 8 o'clock of a complication of diseases. He served in Company D, second Vermont regiment.

Mr. Mumford is survived by five daughters, Mrs. M. J. Hanley, Mrs. D. A. Murphy and Miss Nellie Mumford of West Rutland, Mrs. W. F. Finn of St. Albans and Miss Bessie Mumford of New York, and four sons, James P,, John E., and Charles L., of West Rutland; and Thomas W., of this city, and a brother, P. H. Mumford and a sister, Mrs. Bernard Battles of West Rutland. The funeral will be held at St. Bridget's church, Thursday morning at 8 o'clock.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, September 4, 1912.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.