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Smith, Daniel M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/8/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. E, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Stowe, VT
Death: 01/09/1923

Burial: Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 160746107

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/17/1887, VT
Portrait?: Stowe Veterans, 1906
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Biography

DANIEL M. SMITH was from the town of Stowe. Discharged July 21st, 1863. Lived West for a number of years, has returned to Stowe and there resides.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 559

Funeral

News & Citizen: Jan. 1, 1923

Funeral of Daniel M. Smith

The funeral of Daniel M. Smith will be held at the home of Orson S. Smith at Moscow, at 2 0'clock Friday afternoon. Mr. Smith died on January 8, at the home of his son, Percy Smith, in Spofford, N.H., where he had passed several months. He was born in Stowe, Aug. 2, 1843, the oldest son of the late Lemuel B. Smith. He served with the nine months men, in Co.E., 13th Vermont Regiment, and was on duty with his regiment at the Battle of Gettysburg. He was mustered out of service, with his regiment, July 1, 1863. He leaves two sons, Percy, of Spofford, N.H., and Royal of Waitsfield, Mass.; two brothers, Orson S. and and Fred E., of Stowe; a sister, Mrs. Elvira S. Hewett, of Los Angeles, Calif; two nieces, Miss Petronella Stickney, and Miss Isabel Smith of Los Angeles, and a nephew, Waite Smith of Stowe.

Mr. Smith had past most of his life in Stowe. He was, for many years, a member of H.H. Smith Post, G.A.R.

Submitted by: Deanna French