Tomlinson, Albert Nelson
Age: 22, credited to Bolton, VT
Unit(s): 5th VT INF
Service: enl 8/15/62, m/i 9/15/62, Pvt, Co. K, 5th VT INF, pr CPL 1/1/65, m/o 6/19/65
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Birth: 04/27/1839, Underhill, VT
Burial: West Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 15415845
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/3/1890, VT
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)
2nd Great Grandfather of Ann Tomlinson, Bridport, VT
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West Bolton Cemetery, Bolton, VT
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Bolton's Last Civil War Veteran Dies.
West Bolton, Dec. 25. – Albert N. Tomlinson, 94, the last surviving Civil War veteran in Bolton, died at his home Sunday afternoon following a brief illness.
He was born in Richmond, April 27, 1839, the son of Delithatlet and Mary (Speaker) Tomlinson. He served three years in Company K,, fifth Vermont Regiment during the Civil War. His wife, whose maiden name was Roselitha Wade, died in October, 1929.
He leaves two sons, Angus f Lincoln and Edward of West Bolton, one daughter, Mrs. Bertha Lamb of Oxford, Mass., and several grandchildren.
The funeral will be held at the late home Wednesday afternoon at 1 o'clock with burial in the village cemetery.
Source: Burlington Free Press, December 26, 1933
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.