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Phelps, John D.


Age: 30, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 10/9/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. B, 6th VT INF, m/o 12/31/62

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Birth: 1831, Montpelier, VT
Death: 12/29/1889

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lots 464/566
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/15/1888, 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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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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John D. Phelps died at the home of his sister, Mrs. R. H. Whittier on School street Sunday afternoon. Deceased was born in Berlin, was 57 years of age and had been troubled with paralysis for some six months. He has resided in this village about 11 years, the 16 years previous being spent in California. Funeral services will be conducted by Rev. G. W.Gallagher at 2 o'clock this Tuesday afternoon, and the Brooks G.A.R. post, of which he was a member, are to attend in a body.

Source: Burlington Free Press,31 Dec 1889.
Transcribed by Deanna French