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Priest, Alonzo


Age: 25, credited to Coventry, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 10/7/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. D, 6th VT INF, reen 12/16/63, tr to Co. I, 10/16/64, wdd, Funkstown, 7/10/63, m/o 6/26/65

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Birth: 1836, Coventry, VT
Death: 02/25/1913

Burial: Village Cemetery, Coventry, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 57127027


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/27/1881, VT; minor, 3/22/1913, 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


Great Grandfather of Robert Orr, Derby, VT

Great Grandfather of Laura Nawrocik, Lawrenceville, NJ

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Village Cemetery, Coventry, VT

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The funeral of Alonzo Priest was held in the Congregational church last Friday forenoon, Rev. M. W. Hale officiating. Mr. Priest was one of the oldest residents in town, being 77 years of age. He served very faithfully in the CivilWar. He leaves eight sons and six daughters to mourn his loss.

Source: Orleans County Monitor, 5 Mar 1913
Courtesy of Deanna French.