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Tarbell, Abner Whipple

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 25, credited to Danby, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS
Service: enl 12/21/63, m/i 1/4/64, PVT, Co. E, 2nd USSS, tr to Co. G, 4th VT INF, 2/25/65, m/o 6/3/65

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VITALS

Birth: 04/29/1838, Chester, VT
Death: 04/08/1875

Burial: Scottsville Cemetery, Danby, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 92305193

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, minor, 5/16/1904, VT, not approved
Portrait?: Jade Schmitt Wanger
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: Abner Whipple, James Madison, Martin Monroe and Thomas Jefferson Tarbell are siblings.

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

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Scottsville Cemetery, Danby, VT

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Sharpshooters

Courtesy of Jade Schmitt Wanger

Obituary

FATAL ACCIDENT Thursday of week before last, while Abner W. Tarbell of Mt. Tabor, was chopping on the woods, he was caught and crushed by a falling tree. He was found by his son and carried home, but lived only a few hours after the accident.

Source: Argus and Patriot, April 22, 1875.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.