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Willey, Henry S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Sharon, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/4/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. G, 16th VT INF, m/o 8/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1844, Lebanon, NH
Death: 01/16/1915

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 1847
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 154562767

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/22/1890, VT; widow Lucinda F., 2/23/1915, 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: None

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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Obituary

MONTPELIER

Death of H.S.Willey, Long-Time Employee at M. & W.R. Shops.

Harry Stevens Willey died Saturday at his home on Barre street after a few days' illness with pneumonia. Mr. Willey was born in Lebanon, N.H., March 1, 1844, and came to Montpelier 28 years ago from Northfield. For 21 years Mr. Willey was employed in the shops of the Montpelier & Wells River railroad. He was a veteran of the Civil war and a member of Brooks post. Beside his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Miss Carrie Willey, of this city, and three sisters in Alabama.

Source: Barre Times, Jan. 18, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.