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Niles, Henry


Age: 19, credited to Halifax, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 9/2/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. I, 4th VT INF, dis/dsb 1/4/62

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Birth: 02/27/1843, Halifax, VT
Death: 09/09/1903

Burial: Meeting House Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
Marker/Plot: 39
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 186119070


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/29/1879; widow Emma F., 10/10/1903, VT
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


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Meeting House Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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Henry Niles

Springfield Republican

Sep. 11, 1903


Henry Niles, 61, died at his home on Elliot street Wednesday night after a long illness with paralysis. Mr. Niles was a veteran in the civil war, being a member of Co. I, 4th Vermont volunteers, from which he was discharged in 1861 for disability. He was a member of Sedgwick Grand Army post and of the Masonic lodge of Brattleboro, and for several years was practically helpless. Mr. Niles was born in Halifax, Vt., a son of Elisha and Prudence Thorn Niles. His funeral will be held at the house at 9 o'clock this morning. He leaves a widow and two children, Estelle of Boston and Charles Niles of Brattleboro.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.