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Hoyt, Franklin


Age: 45, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. I, 13th INF; m/o 7/21/63; enl 8/25/63, m/i 3/2/64, SGT, Co. C, 17th VT INF, wdd, 5/26/64, m/o 6/19/65;

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Birth: 1818, Hatley, PQ, Canada
Death: 03/29/1891

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 316
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: 13th VT INF, off-site, VHS Collections
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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Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.

Portraits Collections
Courtesy Vermont Historical Society


Franklin Hoyt, aged 73, an old resident of the town died on Sunday evening. Funeral services were held at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon, at his late home, and Rev. J. Edward Wright officiated. Brooks G. A. R. Post, of which Mr. Hoyt was a member, attended in a body. He was Sergt. in Co. C., 17th Vt. Vols., also a member of the 13th Vols. He has received a pension of $16 a month for a gunshot wound through his body, and its supposed that his death was caused from results of the wound. A silk handkerchief was drawn through the body at the time of the injury, when he was left on the battlefield for dead.

Mr. Hoyt has probably built more houses in Montpelier than any other man in town, and will be missed as a kind friend and neighbor . He leaves two daughters.

Source: Burlington Free Press, April 3, 1891

Courtesy of Deanna French.

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