Page, Nelson Nye
Age: 22, credited to Fairfield, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 9/1/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. E, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63
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Birth: abt 1840, Waterville, VT
Burial: Oakland Cemetery, Princeton, IL
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 83302935
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/6/1891, IL; widow Elsie M., 12/2/1915, IL
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia
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Oakland Cemetery, Princeton, IL
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News has been received of the death of Nelson Nye Page, aged 73 years, a former resident of Fairfield and St. Albans, which occurred at his home in Princeton, Ill., November 5. Mr. Page was a veteran of the Civil War, enlisting while a student at the academy at St. Albans. He had frequently visited here. He is survived by his wife, formerly Miss Lou Clark, a son, Alfred Page, a stenographer in railroad employ at Minneapolis, Minn. ; and a daughter, Miss Fannie Page, of Princeton.
Source: Burlington Free Press, Nov. 11, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.