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Quinn, Peter


Age: 26, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 5th NH INF
Service: substitute - enl, Concord, NH, 8/20/63, m/i, Pvt, Co. F, 5th NH INF, 8/20/63, pow, Cold Harbor, 6/3/64, Andersonville, Charleston, Millen and Florence, prld 12/64, returned to duty 3/12/65, m/o 6/28/65

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Birth: 08/1836, County Laois, Ireland
Death: 09/12/1907

Burial: Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: lot 30, section 7R
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 166576655


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/8/1875; widow Ellen, 10/23/1907, VT
Portrait?: Stowe Veterans, 1906
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: Died in Waterbury


2nd Great Grandfather of David Curtin, West Barnet, VT

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Riverbank Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Respected Citizen of Stowe and Civil War Veteran.

Stowe, Sept. 16. - Peter Quinn, respected and industrious citizen of this town passed away Sept.11. Mr. Quinn was a veteran of the Civil War having served three years. He enlisted from Concord, N.H., in the 5th regiment New Hampshire volunteers being honorably discharged from the same in 1865. The deceased was 71 years of age and leaves to mourn his loss, a widow, one daughter and three sons, namely, Mrs. W.H. Miles of Graniteville, George W. of Barre, Vt., John M. and Peter F. of Massachusetts, all of whom have the sympathy of the entire community. The funeral services were held from the Catholic church at Waterbury Saturday, Sept. 14. Interment was at Stowe, Vt.

Source: Barre Times, Sep 16, 1907
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.