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Adams, Anson Jr.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 32, credited to Northfield, VT
Unit(s): 108th IL INF
Service: enl, Peoria, 8/15/62, m/o, TMSTR, Co. G, 108th IL INF, 8/28/62, m/o 8/5/65, Vicksburg, MS

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VITALS

Birth: 1831, Northfield, VT
Death: 07/24/1908

Burial: Elmwood Cemetery, Northfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 191049324

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/29/1889, VT; widow Clara D., 8/21/1908, MA
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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Elmwood Cemetery, Northfield, VT

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Obituary

ANSON ADAMS DEAD
Civil War Veteran and Longtime Resident of Northfield.

Northfield, July 25. - Anson Adams, age 74 years, died at his home on Pearl street yesterday of illness lasting over a period of years. For the past two weeks, it was known that he could not live, and his death was looked for at any time. Mr. Adams was long a resident of this town and during his active life worked at the carpenter trade. He was a veteran of the Civil war and a member of the G. A. R. He is survived by a sister, Miss Fannie Adams of Pittsfield. The funeral will be held today, with burial in Elmwood cemetery.

Source: Barre Daily Times, July 25, 1908
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.