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Young, Joseph

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to St. Albans, VT
Unit(s): Ordinance Detachment, U.S. Army
Service: Ordinance Detachment, U.S. Army (burial record indicates 2nd INF)

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VITALS

Birth: 11/22/1844, Unknown
Death: 10/02/1911

Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 16550984

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/21/1900, VT; widow Mary I., 10/9/1911, VT
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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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Holy Cross Cemetery, St. Albans, VT

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Obituary

ST. ALBANS
Funeral of Joseph Young Held at St. Mary's Churchill

The funeral of Joseph Young, who died Monday after an illness of over a year, of cancer of the live, will be held at St. Mary's Church this morning at nine o'clock. Mr. Young was 66 years old and was born in Swanton. He is survived by his wife, two sons, J. M. Young of Caribou, Mont., and George H. Young of Boston; one daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth Frost, of this city, and one sister, Miss Harriet Young of New York. Mr. Young was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted in Boston. He was a member of A. B. Hurlbut Post, No. 69, G.A.R., and of the local branch of the Order of Railway Conductors. He was employed as a conductor on the Central Vermont for many years, but was obliged to give up work about two years ago on account of ill health.

Source: Burlington Free Press, October 4, 1911
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.