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 Bailey Elijah Poor

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Bailey Elijah Poor

Birth
Berlin, Washington County, Vermont, USA
Death
28 Dec 1912 (aged 85)
Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, USA
Burial
Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska, USA
Plot
Row 11
Memorial ID
39804499 View Source

Bailey E. Poor, aged 85 years, and for three years a member at the Soldiers' home, died Saturday of acute indigestion. A son and two daughters were here to attend the funeral, which took place yesterday afternoon. Mr. Poor has been sick for some time. [Grand Island Daily Independent, Mon., 30 Dec 1912]
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Bailey Elijah Poor and Louisa Coffee were married in 1852. The groom was born in 1827 in Vermont, and the bride was born in 1834 in New York. [New York Marriage Record]
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NY Register of Civil War Veterans:
Name: Poor, Elijah
Residence: Parishville, St. Law Co.
Time/Place of Birth: 1 Apr 1805, Berlin, VT.
Present: Rank Private, Reg't 92, Co. G.
Enlisted: Nov 1861
Mustered: Nov 1861
Rank: Private
Enlisted for: 3 yrs.
Place of Enlistment: Potsdam
Race: W
Bounty Paid by Town: None.
Next Entry:
Name: Poor, Bailey, Elijah
Residence: Parishville, St. Law Co.
Time/Place of Birth: 27 Sep 1827, Berlin, VT.
Present: Private, Reg't 1, Co. H.
Enlisted: 1 Sep 1864
Mustered: 5 Sep 1864
Rank: Private
Enlisted for: 1 yr.
Place of Enlistment: Parishville
Race: W
Bounty Paid by County: $700.
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NY Civil War Muster Roll:
Name: Poor, Bailey E.
Age: 36
Birth: abt 1828, Broerlin, Vermont
Occupation: Farmer (NY)
Mustered In: 1 Sep 1864, Malone, NY, Pvt., Co. H, 1st Arty.
Mustered Out: 30 May 1865, Pvt., service no longer required.
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1870 (Jul 21), Parishville, St. Lawrence, NY:
Bailey E Poore, 42, farmer, b VT.
Louisa, 35, keeps house, b NY.
Ellen, 16, at home, b NY.
Mary, 14, at home, b NY.
Warren, 11, b NY.
Charles, 9, b NY
Nettie S, 3, b NY.
Ansel Coffee, 16, farm laborer, b NY.
Post Office: South Colton.
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1880 (Jun 1) Census, Taylor, Dubuque, IA:
Baley Poor, 52, butcher, b VT, parents VT.
Louesa, 46, wife, house keeper, b NY, parents NY.
Mary, 24, dtr, housekeeping, b NY.
Charles, 19, son, b NY.
Lunetta, 13, dtr, b NY.
Alace, 4, dtr, b IA.
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1900 (Jun) Census, Washington, Hall, NE:
Bailey E Poor, 72, m 48 yrs, b Sep 1827, VT, parents VT, butcher.
Louisa P, wife, 66, 6 born/5 liv, b Apr 1834, NY, parents NY.
Address: Soldiers and Sailors Home.
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Taken from account of his fifty-ninth wedding anniversary in 1912: "Mr. Poor is a veteran of the Civil war, also the son of a veteran. His father enlisted at the age of fifty-five and served ten months, was taken prisoner at the battle of Fair Oaks, and was never heard from again."
Contributor: diaNEB (47466150)

Bailey E. Poor, aged 85 years, and for three years a member at the Soldiers' home, died Saturday of acute indigestion. A son and two daughters were here to attend the funeral, which took place yesterday afternoon. Mr. Poor has been sick for some time. [Grand Island Daily Independent, Mon., 30 Dec 1912]
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Bailey Elijah Poor and Louisa Coffee were married in 1852. The groom was born in 1827 in Vermont, and the bride was born in 1834 in New York. [New York Marriage Record]
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NY Register of Civil War Veterans:
Name: Poor, Elijah
Residence: Parishville, St. Law Co.
Time/Place of Birth: 1 Apr 1805, Berlin, VT.
Present: Rank Private, Reg't 92, Co. G.
Enlisted: Nov 1861
Mustered: Nov 1861
Rank: Private
Enlisted for: 3 yrs.
Place of Enlistment: Potsdam
Race: W
Bounty Paid by Town: None.
Next Entry:
Name: Poor, Bailey, Elijah
Residence: Parishville, St. Law Co.
Time/Place of Birth: 27 Sep 1827, Berlin, VT.
Present: Private, Reg't 1, Co. H.
Enlisted: 1 Sep 1864
Mustered: 5 Sep 1864
Rank: Private
Enlisted for: 1 yr.
Place of Enlistment: Parishville
Race: W
Bounty Paid by County: $700.
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NY Civil War Muster Roll:
Name: Poor, Bailey E.
Age: 36
Birth: abt 1828, Broerlin, Vermont
Occupation: Farmer (NY)
Mustered In: 1 Sep 1864, Malone, NY, Pvt., Co. H, 1st Arty.
Mustered Out: 30 May 1865, Pvt., service no longer required.
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1870 (Jul 21), Parishville, St. Lawrence, NY:
Bailey E Poore, 42, farmer, b VT.
Louisa, 35, keeps house, b NY.
Ellen, 16, at home, b NY.
Mary, 14, at home, b NY.
Warren, 11, b NY.
Charles, 9, b NY
Nettie S, 3, b NY.
Ansel Coffee, 16, farm laborer, b NY.
Post Office: South Colton.
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1880 (Jun 1) Census, Taylor, Dubuque, IA:
Baley Poor, 52, butcher, b VT, parents VT.
Louesa, 46, wife, house keeper, b NY, parents NY.
Mary, 24, dtr, housekeeping, b NY.
Charles, 19, son, b NY.
Lunetta, 13, dtr, b NY.
Alace, 4, dtr, b IA.
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1900 (Jun) Census, Washington, Hall, NE:
Bailey E Poor, 72, m 48 yrs, b Sep 1827, VT, parents VT, butcher.
Louisa P, wife, 66, 6 born/5 liv, b Apr 1834, NY, parents NY.
Address: Soldiers and Sailors Home.
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Taken from account of his fifty-ninth wedding anniversary in 1912: "Mr. Poor is a veteran of the Civil war, also the son of a veteran. His father enlisted at the age of fifty-five and served ten months, was taken prisoner at the battle of Fair Oaks, and was never heard from again."
Contributor: diaNEB (47466150)


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