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Brigham, William Oakley

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 26, credited to Bakersfield, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF
Service: enl 9/11/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. G, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63

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VITALS

Birth: 05/16/1836, Bakersfield, VT
Death: 11/03/1909

Burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 31043661

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT

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Obituary

AN HONORED CITIZEN.
W. Oakley Brigham Died at Bakersfield Yesterday.

Bakersfield, Nov. 4. – O. Oakley Brigham, a veteran of the Civil War, died at his home in that two o’clock yesterday afternoon. Mr. Brigham was in his 74th year had been ill several months. He was a member of Company K, 13th Vermont regiment, and a life-long resident of Bakersfield, where he had held all of the offices in the gift of his fellow townsmen. Mr. Brigham leaves a wife, who was Mrs. Rilla Worthing of Bakersfield, and several children by a former wife. The funeral services will be held from the Congregational church on Friday afternoon at two o’clock, the Rev. O.R. Houghton officiating.

Source: Barre Daily Times, Nov 4, 1909

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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