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Hooker, Amos Orange

Age: 19, credited to Cabot, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 1/31/62, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. H, 7th VT INF, reen 2/20/64, pr CPL 2/18/64, SOWD, m/o 2/24/66

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Birth: 04/30/1843, Cabot, VT
Death: 02/02/1918

Burial: Portland Memorial Mausoleum, Portland, OR
Marker/Plot: Wisteria West I Tier 3 Vault 3
Gravestone researcher/photographer:
Findagrave Memorial #: 136931934
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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: Died Portland, OR

Great Grandfather of Kathy Hawkins Guerin, Santa Barbara, CA

Great Grandfather of Michael W. Fitch, Clearville, PA

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Portland Memorial Mausoleum, Portland, OR (cremated)
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and other veterans who may be buried there.



Feb. 7, 1918


Civil War Veteran Had Lived in Portland 25 Years

The funeral of Amos A. Hooker, 74 years of age, a Civil War veteran, who died Saturday, was held yesterday from the Skewes undertaking parlors. The body was cremated.

Mr. Hooker had lived here for 25 years. He was a veteran of Company H, Seventh Vermont Veteran Volunteers, and a member of Lincoln Post, GAR at Toledo, Or. He is survived by a widow and five daughters, residing at 1093 East Twenty-ninth street North. Funeral services were conducted by Rev. W.T. Kerr under the auspices of the Grand Army .

Contributed by Tom Boudreau.