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Ball, Henry J.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 17, credited to Ferrisburgh, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 9/16/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. I, 14th VT INF, dis/dsb 2/18/63

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VITALS

Birth: 04/05/1846, Ferrisburgh, VT
Death: 05/09/1913

Burial: North Ferrisburgh Cemetery, Ferrisburgh, VT
Marker/Plot: 187
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 42340838

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/8/1881, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: VT
(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 at Bennington Soldiers' Home

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BURIAL:

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North Ferrisburgh Cemetery, Ferrisburgh, VT

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Obituary

Henry J. Ball, a former resident of Ferrisburg, a veteran of the Civil War, and well known throughout this section, died Friday at the Soldiers' Home in Bennington after a lingering illness, aged 67 years. He leaves a daughter, Mrs. Lolo Ball of Burlington, one son, Howard, of Hartford, Conn. ; three brothers, Homer N. Ball of Ferrisburg, the Rev. N. L. Ball of Arlington and Fred Ball of North Ferrisburg; one sister, Miss Eva Ball of Denton, Md. The body was brought to North Ferrisburg, where the funeral services were held in the Methodist Episcopal Church, the Rev. Mr. Chapman officiating. Interment was made in the family lot at North Ferrisburg.

Source: Burlington Free Press, May 15, 1913
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.