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Bartley, Jeremiah J.


Age: 21, credited to Vergennes, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, 2nd VT LARTY
Service: enl 10/1/61, m/i 10/3/61, Pvt, Co. K, 2nd VT INF, dis/dsb 5/2/63; enl 9/2/64 (cred. Brandon), m/i 9/2/64, Pvt, 2nd VT LARTY BTRY, m/o 7/31/65

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Birth: 01/15/1840, Vergennes, VT
Death: 02/09/1916

Burial: St. Peters Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
Marker/Plot: 265
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 41999659


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/31/1873, VT; widow Elizabeth, 3/13/1916, VT
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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St. Peters Cemetery, Vergennes, VT

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Jeremiah J. Bartley, Civil War Veteran, Dies at Vergennes.

Vergennes, Feb. 10. - Jeremiah James Bartley, a veteran of the Civil war, died yesterday morning at his home on West Main street of illness from a general breaking up. Mr. Bartley was born Jan. 15, 1849, in Vergennes, where he always resided. In 1861 he enlisted in the 2d Vermont infantry and was a member of Co. K, commanded by Capt. Solon Eaton, which was the first body of troops raised for the Civil war in this section. Mr. Bartley was discharged in September, 1863, for general disability, but afterwards recovered and re-enlisted in the 2d Vermont battery of heavy artillery. He was a member of Ethan Allen post, G.A.R.

Mr.Bartley was the father of nine children. Besides a wife, he leaves five sons, Alderman John F. Bartley, also a member of the board of school directors, and Daniel Bartley of Vergennes, William J. Bartley, president and Thomas Bartley, vice president of the Bridgewater Engineering company and Charles H. Bartley, a member of the above company, all of Bridgeport, Conn., two daughters, Mrs.N. P. Hebert of Dorset, and Miss Mary Bartley of Bridgeport, Conn.; one brother, Lawrence Bartley of Burlington; and one sister, Mrs. Bernard McRory of Port Henry, N.Y. The funeral will be held Friday morning at St. Peter's church.

Source: Barre Daily Times, February 10, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.