Piper, Ward G.
Age: 19, credited to Underhill, VTVITALS
Birth: 12/18/1842, Weathersfield, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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Ward G. Piper
Rutland Daily Herald, Oct. 20, 1905:
Ward G. Piper of West Rutland, died suddenly at 2 o'clock yesterday morning of gastric ulcer of the stomach. Mr. Piper was 62 years old, and was a veteran of the civil war, having enlisted on September 20, 1862. He was 19 years old when he enlisted, and he served until the close of the war with Company G, 13th Vermont infantry. He was an ardent Grand Army man, and was an enthusiastic attendant of the meetings of Roberts post, No. 14, of which he was a member. He was also a member of Hiram lodge, F. and A.M., No. 101, of West Rutland. Mr. Piper had enjoyed good health until about a week ago. He is survived by a widow and two sons, William and Charles of West Rutland, and one daughter, Miss Sarah Piper of Ralston, Mass. The funeral will be held Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Roberts post will have charge of the service at the house and Hiram lodge of Masons will conduct the service at the grave. Burial will be in Evergreen cemetery.
Contributed by Jennifer Snoots