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Mathewson, Ozias D.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Wheelock, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/23/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. E, 6th VT INF, m/o 4/25/62

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VITALS

Birth: abt 1839, Wheelock, VT
Death: 05/1862

Burial: Wheelock Village Cemetery, Wheelock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 34015872

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Owen Mathewson
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: None

DESCENDANTS

Great-granduncle of Owen Danforth Mathewson,

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BURIAL:

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Wheelock Village Cemetery, Wheelock, VT

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Portrait

(Courtesy of Owen Mathewson)

Ozias D. Matthewson

St. Johnsbury Caledonian, April 17, 1863

On board steamship State of Maine, May 1862, Osias D. Mathewson, son of Charles and Sarah Mathewson of Wheelock, aged 23 years - a member of Co. E, 6th reg't Vt. Vols. His disease was typhoid pneumonia. The place of his burial was not known to his friends; but, after long and diligent search, his remains were found near Washington, D.C., and were sent to his friends in Wheelock, where on the 27th of March, suitable services were performed and the remains interred in the village burial ground.

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.

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