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Mulcahey, William


Age: 0, credited to St. Albans, VT
Unit(s): 30th MA INF
Service: Co. A, 30th MA INF

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Birth: abt 1838, Kinnalley, County Clare, Ireland
Death: 07/19/1915

Burial: Holy Cross Cemetery, St. Albans, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 16921267


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/18/1866
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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Holy Cross Cemetery, St. Albans, VT

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Death of William Mulcahey News was received here Saturday of the death of William Mulcahey, of High st., 78 years old, who died that morning at 4 o'clock at the home of his brother-in-law, Timothy Holland, in Northfield, where he was visiting. Mr. Mulcahey had been ill only two days. Mr. Mulcahey is survived by three sons, Charles, of Holyoke, Mass., Benjamin, of Worcester, Mass., Arthur, of Winnipeg, Man.; and three daughters, Mrs. John L. Murphy, of Chazy, N.Y., Mrs. Charles Shasson, and Miss Lillian Mulcahey, of Winnipeg. Mr. Mulcahey, who was a veteran of the Civil War, is a member of A.R> Hurlbut Post, No. 60, G.A.R. He was long in the employ of the Central Vermont Railway Co.

Funeral of William Mulcahey.

The funeral of William Mulcahey, 78 years old, who died Saturday morning at the home of his brother-in-law, Timothy Holland in Northfield, was held at St. Mary's church Tuesday morning at 9 o'clock, the Rev. A. Hugh McKenna, assistant priest at St. Augustine's church, Montpelier, officiating.The bearers were George H. Pelkey, Thomas F. Mullins, J.H. Daly, and James McDermott, and the honorary bearers were S.H. Wood, J.A. Jarvis, Samuel Crown, and James Bruiea, members of A.R. Hurlbut Post, No. 60, G.A.R. The members of the post attended in a body. The burial was in Holy Cross cemetery. Those people from out of town who were present were Mr. and Mrs, Charles Mulcahey of Northampton, Mass., Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Murphy of Chazy, N.Y., Mrs. Charles Charron, son, and daughter, Arthur Mulcahey, and Miss Lillian Mulcahey, of Winnipeg, Man., Timothy Holland, of Northfield, Frank J. Donahue, of Middlebury, and Mrs. Frank Connelly, of Rouses Point, N.Y. Mr. Mulcahey was born in Kinnalley, County Claire, Ireland. He was a veteran of Company A, 30th Mass. Inf., and served five years, being honorably discharged January 5, 1866, at Charleston, S.C., on account of disability from wounds. He was in the employ of the Central Vermont Railway, in the shops, 44 years and three months.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, June 24, 1915
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.