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Towne, Amos W.


Age: 33, 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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Birth: 02/08/1829, Stowe, VT
Death: 11/08/1914

Burial: Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 76208385


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/30/1890, 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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Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Morrisville Messenger: Nov 4,1914


Amos W. Town of Stowe was found dead in bed Sunday morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. A.L. Morrill. He retired apparently in his usual health Saturday night. He was 85 years old.

Mr. Town was the last survivor of the children of Moses and Sally Dean Town. His wife, Sara Chapin Town,died in 1879. Mr. Town was a 32nd degree Mason. He was past master of Mystic Lodge F. and A.M. of Stowe; a member of Temple Chapter, Royal Arch Masons of Morrisville, and of Comradery, Knight Templars of Morrisville. He was a Veteran of the Civil War, serving for nine months Co. E. 13th Vt. He was in the Battle of Gettysburg when two shots passed through his clothing.

The funeral was held at Unity Church on Tuesday afternoon at 2:o'clock with Masonic burial services.

Submitted by Deanna French.

13th Vermont Regimental History