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 [decorative delimiter] Class of 1808

Vol. I

(Born Vt.)

Samuel H. Holley

(Ap'd Vt.)

Military History. — Cadet of the Military Academy, Dec. 3, 1807, to Dec. 12, 1808, when he was graduated and promoted in the Army to

Second Lieut., Light Artillery, Dec. 12, 1808.

Served in garrison at Atlantic Posts, 1808‑10.

Resigned, Jan. 1, 1810.

Re-appointed in the Army with the rank of

Captain, 11th Infantry, Mar. 12, 1812.

Served in the War of 1812‑15 with Great Britain, on garrison duty, 1812‑13.

Resigned, Jan. 1, 1810.

Civil History. — Counselor at Law, Shoreham, Vt., 1813‑40. Quartermaster-General of the State of Vermont, with the rank of Brig.‑General, 1820‑37. Member of the Executive Council of the State of Vermont, 1823‑28. Judge of Addison County Court, Vt., 1833‑42. Degree of A. M. conferred by Middlebury College, Vt., 1826.

Died, Mar. 21, 1858, at Whitehall, N. Y.: Aged 76.

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