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Larabee, Peter

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Whitingham, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/1/64 as Peter Longdo, m/i 9/1/64, Pvt, Co. I, 1st VT CAV, m/o 6/2/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1846, Unknown
Death: 04/15/1913

Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Swanton, VT
Marker/Plot: 276
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 18748336

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: Longdo, Peter
Pension?: Yes, 10/12/1891, VT; widow Julia, 5/31/1913, VT, not approved
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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Riverside Cemetery, Swanton, VT

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Obituary

Peter Larabee, a civil war veteran, and long time employee of the Barney Marble Co, m died in the Farrell tenement on grist mill hill, where he resided, Tuesday, April 15, of pneumonia, after a few days illness. He was 68 years old and a member of Company I, 1st Vt. Cav., in the Civil War, having enlisted June 21, 1864 at Burlington. He is survived by his wife and several sons and daughters. The funeral was held Monday at the house, the Rev. William Garner assistant rector of Holy Trinity church, officiating, and the burial was in Riverside cemetery.

Source: Barre Daily Times, February 24, 1923
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.