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Whipple, Simon Oakes

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 36, credited to Enosburgh, VT
Unit(s): 9th VT INF
Service: enl 9/1/64, m/i 9/1/64, Pvt, Co. E, 9th VT INF, m/o 6/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 06/13/1828, Lisbon, NH
Death: 11/12/1907

Burial: Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 66098477

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
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: Died in Derby, VT

Webmaster's Note: If this soldier enlisted before 9/1/62, and was with the regiment on 9/13/62, he would have briefly been taken prisoner along with the entire regiment at Harper's Ferry. Read the blue section of the unit's Organization and Service for details.


DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Robert Osgood, Wethersfield, CT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Tombstone

Newport Center Cemetery, Newport, VT

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Obituary

West Derby

Simon Whipple, an old and respected resident, passed away last Tuesday morning after quite a long illness. The remains were buried at Newport Center on Thursday.

Source: Orleans County Monitor, 18 Nov 1907
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux



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