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Paro, Constant

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 30, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 118th NY INF
Service: enl, Chazy, NY, 7/23/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. B, 118th NY INF, 8/29/62, m/o 6/13/65, Richmond, VA; Company Cook at least 4/65 (5' 11", gray eyes, black hair, dark complexion)

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VITALS

Birth: 09/17/1828, Saint-Philippe, Canada East
Death: 07/16/1914

Burial: Mount Calvary Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: row 2, center section
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 17271889

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/27/18865, NY; widow Vitaline, 8/17/1914, 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: Living in Shelburne, 1890

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Nicole Tessier, Ottawa, Ontario

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Mount Calvary Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

The funeral of Constant Paro was held this morning at St. Joseph's Church, with burial in Mt. Calvary cemetery. Rev. J. M. Cloarec officiated. The bearers were James Myers, Joseph Brockney, John Bissonette, P. Chiotte, John Lessor and Joseph Robinson.

Source: Burlington Daily News, July 18, 1914.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.