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McAvoy, Edward

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Richmond, VT
Unit(s): 4th US INF
Service: 4th US INF: enl 11/30/63, m/o 11/30/68

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VITALS

Birth: 07/15/1837, Unknown
Death: 08/18/1921

Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: A-51
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 20576011

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 1/26/1869
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: Pension shows additional service in Co. B, 43rd US INF.

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

St. Joseph Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

Edward McAvoy

Edward McAvoy died last evening at the home of Mrs. Mary O'Brien, 20 North Winooski avenue, after a long illness, aged 84 years. His home was formerly in Hinesburg, later moving to South Burlington. He had made his home with Mrs. O'Brien for the past 10 years. He is survived by one son, Edward, Jr., of Winooski. The funeral arrangements will be announced later.

Source: Burlington Free Press, August 19, 1921.

Funeral of Edward McAvoy

Funeral services for the late Edward McAvoy were held Saturday morning at eight o'clock from the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception. The Rev. P. A. Barry officiated at the church and the Very Rev. J. F. Gillis at the grave. The bearers were: Augustus C. Stoughton, Victor Plant, Matthew Lilley, and Harry Adams. The members of the G. A. R. Attended the services in a body. Interment was made in St, Joseph's cemetery.

Source: Burlington Free Press, August 22, 1921.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.