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Shiatt, Francis

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Morristown, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT LARTY, 1st VT HARTY CO
Service: enl 7/28/64, m/i 7/28/64, PVT, 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, tr to 1st VHAC, 3/1/65, m/o 7/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/27/1846, Burlington, VT
Death: 08/13/1912

Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/28/1891, NH
Portrait?: Unknown
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)

Remarks: See John R. Fisher's site for additional details on this soldier

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BURIAL:

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Mount Calvary Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Report courtesy of John R. Fisher

Obituary

Francis Shiatte, aged 66 years, a veteran of the Second Battery, Vermont Light Artillery, died at his home in Burlington, August 14. He was a resident of Tilton, N.H. for 30 years.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, August 19, 1912

Francis Shiatte

The funeral of Francis Shiatte will be held at St. Joseph's church Friday at 9. Mr. Shiatte was born in this city May 27, 1846, his parents being Mr. and Mrs. Peter Shiatte. He enlisted at the age of 17 in the Second Battery, Vermont Light Artillery, July 28, 1864, for one year, was transferred to the First Company, Heavy Artillery, March 1, 1865, and was mustered out July 28, 1865.

For 30 years after the war he lived in Tilton, N. H., where he married Pauline Trombley, who died 15 years ago, and since that time he has made his home in this city. He was a member of the Tilton G.A.R. Post until it broke up through decline in membership. He was a painter by trade. He is survived by two brothers, Peter Shiatte of this city and Andrew Shiatee of Tilton, N.H., and by three sisters, Mrs. Eli Lavalley and Mrs. Oliver Mitchell of this city and Mrs. Frank Mongeon of Anson, Maine, who is here to attend the funeral. Mr. Shiatte died at the residence of his sister, Mrs. Eli Lavalley, at 196 Elmwood avenue.

Source: Burlington Daily News, August 15, 1912.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.