Age: 28, credited to Andover, VT
Unit(s): 14th NH INF
Service: drafted 10/6/63, m/i 10/6/63, Co. F, 14th NH INF, disch/dsb 7/1/64, Tomahawk, WI
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Birth: 1834, Troy, NH
Burial: Simonsville Cemetery, Andover, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 141442027
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/8/1864; widow Anna E., 5/4/1918, VT
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)
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Simonsville Cemetery, Andover, VT
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Simonsville Henry Colburn, whose decease occurred at Brattleboro, was a resident of this place about eight years. He was 82 years and 9 months old. He was a man of remarkable ability, having a retentive memory, a brilliant conversationalist and a well read man. He had been quite an extensive traveler. A widow and three sons survive. The funeral service was held Wednesday at the home of his son, John P. Colburn. The interment was in the family lot in this place.
Source: The Vermont Tribune, March 7, 1918
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.