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Somerville, Samuel

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 8/21/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. G, 2nd VT INF, wdd, 5/18/64, m/o 5/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/08/1840, Ireland
Death: 08/08/1893

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 70
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 78292178

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 2/13/1866; guardian E. M. :Irish, 8/21/1893, VT, not approved
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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Obituary

The body of Samuel Somerville, who died last week at the state insane asylum at Waterbury, was brought to Montpelier for burial last Thursday. Mr. Somerville served with the Second Vermont regiment during the war. A detail from Brooks Post conducted the services at the grave.

Source: Vermont Watchman and State Journal, August 16, 1893.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.