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Wetherbee, Enoch W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Rockingham, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 9/10/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. I, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1843, Rockingham, VT
Death: 02/22/1915

Burial: Ascutneyville Cemetery, Weathersfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joie Finley Morris +

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/11/1875; widow Abbie E., 3/29/1915, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

DESCENDANTS

Great Granduncle of Marguerite Wetherbee Sprague, Ashfield, MA

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BURIAL:

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Ascutneyville Cemetery, Weathersfield, VT

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Photo

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Obituary

Enoch W. Wetherbee

Enoch W. Wetherbee died at White River Junction Sunday night at the home of his daughter, Mrs. L. A. Perkins after a short illness of pneumonia. He was born in Rockingham June 12, 1843,being the son of Moses and Mary D. (Wheelock) Wetherbee. He was a veteran of the Civil war, being a member of Co. I, Twelfth Vermont, which was a nine months regiment and was honorably discharged from Service July 14, 1863. He was twice married. He married first Mary A., daughter of Mr. And Mrs. Bradford Grimes, who died Aug. 8, 1872. Later he married Abbie E., daughter of Smith K., and Evaline (Henry) Randall. Besides his wife he leaves two married daughters, Mrs. Mary A., wife of Charles S. Mentzer of Worcester, Mass., and Mrs. Martha E., wife of Leslie A. Perkins of White River Junction. For the past few years he had lived in the village, having moved in here from a farm. The funeral was held from his late home Wednesday noon conducted by Rev. R. A. Beardslee and the burial was at Ascutneyville. Mr. Wetherbee was a good neighbor and a most estimable citizen.

Source: Springfield Reporter, February 26, 1915.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.