Riggs, Henry H.
Age: 19, credited to Ludlow, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 3/24/62, m/i 4/12/62, Pvt, Co. I, 2nd VT INF, pr CPL 10/7/62, pr CPL 10/7/62, wdd, 5/3/63, m/o 3/25/65
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Birth: 1842, Ludlow, VT
Burial: Hillcrest Cemetery, Cavendish, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/7/1865; widow Lucy A., 3/28/1904, VT
Portrait?: Gibson Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Hillcrest Cemetery, Cavendish, VT
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Henry H. Riggs died, Saturday, from neuralgia of the heart in the 63rd year of his age. Funeral services were held at his late home, Tuesday, Rev. Mr. Ballou of the Congregational church officiating. Mr. Riggs was a veteran of the civil war, a member of Co. I 2nd Vt. Vols., and a member of O. O. Howard Post G. A. R. of Ludlow.
Source: Vermont Journal, March 12, 1904.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.