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Nims, Rufus David


Age: 20, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 12/12/61, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. D, 7th VT INF, pr CPL 9/3/62, m/o 2/25/63

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Birth: 1843, Rutland, VT
Death: 03/15/1881

Burial: Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots
Findagrave Memorial #: 53265388


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/5/1866; widow Eliza J., 1/14/1882
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


2nd Great Grandfather of Laurel Olsen, Los Altos, CA

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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT

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Rufus Nims, who has been in the employ of J. M. Haven at his livery stable, and was at the stable yesterday morning, died last evening, his death occurring only about twelve hours after taking him home.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, May 16, 1881
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.