Age: 23, credited to Groton, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/24/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. B, 6th VT INF, dsrtd 8/17/63, rtnd 12/13/63, m/o 10/28/64
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Birth: abt 1838, Bradford, VT
Burial: Wilson Cemetery, Barre, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 95469093
Alias?: Taisey, Tancy, Tancey
Pension?: Not Found
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Wilson Cemetery, Barre, VT
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Civil War Veteran, 99, Long-Time Resident of Groton
Robert Taisey, 99, who lived practically all of his life in Groton, died at 12:45 o'clock this morning at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Kate Comstock, in South Barre, with whom he had lived since last September. Mr. Taisey had been in very poor health for the last few months and moved to South Barre to be under the care of his daughter.
Mr.Taisey was a veteran of the Civil War, serving in company B, 6th regiment, volunteer infantry of Vermont. He was born in Groton, the son of Robert and Mary (Estus) Taisey. On Jan. 14, 1871, he married Mary Wheeler in Topsham, who died many years ago.
Besides his daughter, Mr. Taisey is survived by a step-daughter, Mrs. Herman Spencer of South Barre, a step-son, Charles Estus of NewHampshire, two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held from the home of his daughter in South Barre Monday afternoon at 1:30 o'clock.
Source: Barre Daily Times, 18 Dec 1931.
Courtesy of Deanna French