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Spear, Hiram J.
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 24, credited to Irasburg, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF
Service: enl 6/1/61, m/i 7/16/61, Pvt, Co. B, 3rd VT INF, dis/wds, 7/15/64

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VITALS
Birth: abt 1837, Burlington, VT
Death: 07/08/1908

Burial: Congressional Cemetery, Washington, DC
Marker/Plot: Range 115, Site 189
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 49404446
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None
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BURIAL:
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Congressional Cemetery, Washington, DC

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Obituary

DEATH OF HIRAM SPEAR

A message has been received in the city announcing the death of Hiram J. Spear, who was the son of Joseph Spear of Colchester. Mr. Spear had been in the government employ since the early days of the Civil War, and after it closed, occupied a position in the printing office, which he held until failing health compelled him to resign. Mr. Spear leaves one sister, Mrs, Nancy Lay of Ripley. N.Y., a widow, one son, and one daughter. The funeral will be held Wednesday, July 8, from his home, 1308 Florida Avenue, Washington, D. C.

Burlington Free Press, July 16, 1908
Courtesy of Deanna French