Parker, Lewis E.
Age: 18, credited to Corinth, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 12/18/63, m/i 1/14/64, Pvt, Co. G, 9th VT INF, tr to Co. D, 6/13/65, m/o 12/1/65
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Birth: 1845, Chelsea, Vt
Burial: East Orange Cemetery, Orange, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/16/1880
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)
Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.
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East Orange Cemetery, Orange, VT
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Lewis E. Parker
Jan. 21, 1921
LEWIS E. PARKER
Civil War Veteran Died at Soldiers' Home This Morning.
Lewis E. Parker died at the Soldiers' Home at an early hour Friday morning from heart failure, after a few days sickness.
He enlisted from Corinth in Co. G, Ninth Vt., Infantry, December 18th, 1863, and was mustered out Dec. 1, 1865.
Mr. Parker was born in Chelsea, Dec. 31, 1844, but had lived in Corinth, Orange and Barre from which city he came to the home September 3, 1919.
His surviving children are Mrs. Charles Waterman of Barre, Mrs. D. B. Martin of Bellows Falls, Ira Parker of White River Junction, all arriving at the Home after his death and two other sons. The body has been taken to Orange for burial.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.