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Henry Addison Fletcher
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Birth: Dec. 11, 1839
Cavendish
Windsor County
Vermont, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1897
Proctorsville
Windsor County
Vermont, USA

Vermont Lieutenant Governor. The son of Vermont Governor Ryland Fletcher, Henry Fletcher worked a farm his family had owned for three generations. He joined the Union Army in 1862 as a sergeant in Company C, 16th Vermont Infantry, and advanced to first sergeant and sergeant major before receiving a commission as second lieutenant in April 1863 and mustering out with his regiment at the end of its enlistment the following August. During the governorship of Redfield Proctor he served as military aide with the rank of Colonel. Fletcher was also an active member of the Grand Army of the Republic. He served one year terms in the Vermont House in 1867, 1868, 1878, 1880 and 1882. He also served as a State Senator in 1886. In 1890 he was elected Lieutenant Governor and served one term, afterwards returning to his family farm. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ryland Fletcher (1799 - 1885)
  Mary Ann May Fletcher (1802 - 1876)
 
 Siblings:
  Addison Fletcher (1834 - 1835)*
  Anna May Fletcher (1836 - 1860)*
  Henry Addison Fletcher (1839 - 1897)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cavendish Village Cemetery
Cavendish
Windsor County
Vermont, USA
 
Created by: Bill McKern
Record added: Jun 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19726926
Henry Addison Fletcher
Added by: Bill McKern
 
Henry Addison Fletcher
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May GOD Bless you and your families as you so have blessed these UNITED STATES of North America ! Thank you for your being!
- Jonathan Robert De Mallie
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