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Goodrich, John Ellsworth


Age: 33, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: comn Chaplain, 1st VT CAV, 4/7/64 (5/5/64), m/o 8/9/65; Congregationalist [College: UVM 53]

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Birth: 01/19/1831, Hinsdale, ME
Death: 02/24/1915

Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 23362998


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/8/1907, VT; widow Ellen M., 3/8/1915, VT
Portrait?: USAHEC off-site
College?: UVM 53
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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Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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John E. Goodrich

New York Times
26 Feb 1915
Dr. John Ellsworth Goodrich, professor emeritus of Latin at the University of Vermont since 1907, and a former dean of the department of Arts at the University, died on Wednesday at his home in Burlington, Vt., in his eighty-fourth year. He was born in Hinsdale Mass., and was graduated from the University of Vermont in 1853, and from Andover Theological Seminary in 1860. Dr. Goodrich served as Chaplain of the First Vermont Cavalry during the last year of the civil war, an then until 1872 was principal of various schools, from 1868 until 1870 being superintendent of the schools of Burlington. In 1872 he joined the faculty of the University of Vermont. He had also been Librarian of the University, and in 1904 was editor of the Vermont Revolutionary Rolls.
Contributed by Erik S. Hinckley.