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Smalley, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to Shrewsbury, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/7/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. I, 2nd VT INF, assgnd as Nurse, Rgmtl Hospl, 3/62, m/o 6/29/64

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VITALS

Birth: 02/05/1830, Vershire, VT
Death: 01/16/1906

Burial: Laurel Glen Cemetery, Shrewsbury, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/3/1889, 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: Living in Seneca, Nemaho, KS in 1889

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BURIAL:

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Laurel Glen Cemetery, Shrewsbury, VT

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Obituary

Cuttingsville

John Smalley, an old resident of this village, died at his late home here, January 16th, at the age of seventy-six years; he is survived by a son, Fred, of Brattleboro and a daughter, Mrs. S. W. Pelsne, of Rutland; also one brother, Christopher Smalley, of Shrewsbury. Mr. Smalley was an old soldier and of late years had sold fish and oysters. He was a prominent figure in the picture, “Cornered,” painted some years ago by noted artist, J. G. Brown, of New York. The funeral was held from the Methodist church last Friday afternoon, conducted by W. H. White and Rev. M. H. Smith of Mechanicsville officiated; the burial was in the family lot in Laurel Glen cemetery.

Source: The Vermont Tribune, January 26, 1906
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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