Hancock, William Burr
Age: 29, credited to Worcester, VTVITALS
Birth: 01/26/1832, Montpelier, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Oakwood Cemetery, Red Wing, MN
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Hancock, William B. (Civil War) farmer, sec. 1, P.O. Red Wing. Born in Oxford, NH, January 26, 1832. Accompanied his parents to Washington County, VT; came to this county in 1853. Was married in December 1855 to Laura Smith. She was born in Washington County, VT on January 13, 1832. Owns 135 acres of land. Mr. Hancock enlisted in 1861 in the 6th regt., VT Infantry. Was wounded in an action in front of Yorktown, VA in consequence of which he was discharged and receives a pension. Have three children - Eugene, Arabella and Maud. Family attends the M.E. Church. (History of Goodhue County, Red Wing, MN, 1878)