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Staples, Charles Clifton

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Williamstown, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/4/61, m/i 2/18/62, Pvt, Co. E, 8th VT INF, reen 1/5/64, m/o 6/28/65

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VITALS

Birth: 08/02/1840, Williamstown, VT
Death: 12/20/1909

Burial: Village Cemetery, Williamstown, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kim Whitcomb
Findagrave Memorial #: 36032991

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/19/1884; widow Mary I., 1/29/1910, 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: 8th Vt. History off-site, Brother of Frederick and Milton

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Christina L Colombe, Barre, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Village Cemetery, Williamstown, VT

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Obituary

CHARLES C. STAPLES DEAD.

Williamstown Man Had Been Ill for More Than a Month.

Charles C. Staples died at 10 o'clock this morning at his home in Williamstown village of heart trouble. He had been seriously ill for over a month. The deceased was 70 years of age and was a veteran of the Civil war. He leaves a wife and four children. The funeral arrangements have not been completed.

Source: Barre Times, Dec. 20, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.