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Potter, Rodney W.


Age: 27, credited to North Hero, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 3/6/65, m/i 3/6/65, Pvt, Co. F, 7th VT INF, m/o 3/6/66

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Birth: 1838, St. Albans, VT
Death: 07/22/1914

Burial: St. Albans Bay Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
Marker/Plot: 8
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 100606090


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/27/1889, VT; widow Mary, 11/5/1914, NY
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: Died in Fort Edward, NY, where he had lived for 20 years. WPA Graves Registration Card indicates "no marker".


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St. Albans Bay Cemetery, St. Albans, VT

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Burial of Rodney Potter

Rodney Potter, aged about 76 years, whose body was brought here Friday afternoon from his home in Fort Edward, N.Y., where he died Wednesday, was for many years a resident of St. Albans, leaving here about 20 years ago. He is survived by three sons, Elmor, of Springfield, Llloyd, of Worcester, Mass., and Chester, of Fairfax, and two daughters, Mrs. Walter Guld, of Springfield, Mass., and Mrs. Pearl Bullis, of Bakersfield; also by a brother, Harrison Potter, of St. Albans Bay. The burial took place at 3:30 o'clock Froday afternoon in the Bay cemetery, the Rev. Isaac Mellor, pastor of the Bay Methodist Episcopalchurch,officiating.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, 25 Jul 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.