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Young, Flavey

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Franklin, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 6/12/62, m/i 7/9/62, Pvt, Co. A, 9th VT INF, tr to 14th US INF, 12/14/62

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VITALS

Birth: 1844, Canada
Death: 1923

Burial: New Catholic Cemetery, Enosburgh, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/30/1890, VT; widow Mary, 5/10/1923, 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

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

New Catholic Cemetery, Enosburgh, VT

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Obituary

ENOSBURG FALLS

The funeral of Flavey Young, who died early Friday morning of paralysis at the age of 78 years, was held Monday at ten o'clock at St. John the Baptist Catholic church. The Rev. G.E. L'Ecuyer officiated. The bearers were L.A. Depatie, F.A. Lafley, A. Garrow, Henry Benoit, James Duffy and J.P. Sabourin. Mr. Young was a Civil War veteran and a member of Pixley post, G.A.R. He enlisted in the 9th Vt. Regiment, June 12, '62 and was discharged February 3, 1863. The flag was draped over his casket and three members of Pixley Post acted as honorary bearers. They were: Dr. A. R. Bell, A.C. Burt, and Lawrence Myott. Those attending the funeral from out of town were: George Young, Hoyt Young, Misses Evelyn and Georgia Young of East Bakersfield, Mr. and Mrs. A.E. Ponton and Miss Lorena Young of Newport, Mr. and Mrs. Edore Laflame of Fairfax, J.S. Young of Burlington, F. E. Young and Harold Young of Barre, Mr. and Mrs. Carmi Deary of Richford, Miss Josie Young of St. Albans and Miss Eunice Maynard of Burlington. Mr. Young was born in Milton, Que., and 55 years ago married Miss Mary Davigneau, who survives him. Eight children were born to them, seven of whom are now living. They are: George Young of East Bakersfield; Joseph Young, of Burlington; Frank Young of Barre; Mrs. Alfred Ponton of Newport; Mrs. Edore Laflame of Fairfax; the Misses Delia and Alice Young of this place. One sister, Mrs. Paul Maynard, of this place also survives him.

Source: Burlington Free Press, April 26, 1923
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.