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Babcock, James S.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Shelburne, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/23/62, m/i 10/4/62, PVT, Co. C, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 04/26/1840, Hinesburg, VT
Death: 02/23/1906

Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 13
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 19942280

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/5/1892, VT; widow Lucy C., 4/27/1906, 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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Granduncle of Mary Ellen Babcock, Cromwell, CT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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James S. Babcock

St. Albans Daily Messenger

Feb. 26, 1906

James S. Babcock

James S. Babcock died at his home in Burlington Friday after a long illness. Mr. Babcock, who was in the 66th year of his age, was a son of Benjamin and Maritia (Renslow) Babcock, of Hinesburg. He enlisted in Co. C, 12th Vt. Vols., and served through the years 1862 and 1863. Subsequently, he entered the employ of the G. S. Blodgett Co., of Burlington by whom he was employed for thirty-seven years. Thirty-eight years ago he married Miss Lucy Clark, who survives him. He also leaves three sons.

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.