Age: 42, credited to Northfield, VTVITALS
Birth: 05/20/1816, Nicolet, PQ, CanadaADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
St. Monica Cemetery, Barre, VT
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and other veterans who may be buried there.
St. Albans Daily Messenger
Sept. 1, 1904
Joseph Wells, of Barre, said to have been the oldest Civil War veteran in Vermont, died Wednesday morning, August 31, at the age of 88 years. He was born in Nicolet, Que. He enlisted from Northfield, in Co. I, 9th Vt. Vols., and served three years. Soon after his discharge he settled in Barre and had resided there for thirty-seven years. He is survived by three daughters and one son.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.