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Norris, Elisha B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 36, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. H, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl 1/26/64, Pvt, Co. H, 56th MA INF, m/o 12/30/64

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VITALS

Birth: 05/04/1824, Alburgh, VT
Death: 04/06/1896

Burial: Underhill Flats Cemetery, Underhill, VT
Marker/Plot: 4
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 10165784

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/13/1871; widow Harriet R., 5/23/1896, 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: Pension only mentions 56th MA INF, but 1890 Census lists both

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Granduncle of Eva Curtis Clough, -

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Underhill Flats Cemetery, Underhill, VT

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Obituary

Died.

Norris. -- In Underhill, Vt., April 6, 1896, Eisha . Norris, aged 74 years.

Source: The Cambridge Transcript, 10 Apr 1896
Transcribed by Deanna French

Biography

ELISHA B. NORRIS enlisted from the town of Stowe, Vt., September 8th, 1862 at the age of 36, and joined Company H by transfer. Sick in hospital July 21st, 1863 and mustered out on same day and returned home to Vermont happy that he had volunteered and lived to return to his loved ones at home.

Source: Sturtevant, p. 664