Smith, Elijah L.
Age: 32, credited to Brookfield, VT
Unit(s): 6th NH INF
Service: enl 9/14/61, m/i, Sgt, Co. B, 6th NH INF, 11/28/61, reduced 9/1/62, dis/dsb 12/1/62, Washington, DC/
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Birth: 1829, Brookfield, VT
Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Plymouth, NH
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 94325027
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/17/1879
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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WAS BORN IN BROOKFIELD.
Elijah L. Smith Died Yesterday at Plymouth, N. H.
Plymouth, N. H. , Dec. 13. – Elijah L. Smith, aged 81, one of the oldest residents of Plymouth, and a veteran of the Civil war, died at his home yesterday afternoon after an illness of several years. He was a native of Brookfield, Vt. , and had lived at Haverhill and Warren, N. H. , previous to coming to Plymouth in 1872. He was a member of the 6th New Hampshire volunteer infantry.
Source: Barre Times, Dec. 13, 1909
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.