Wilder, Joshua Elihu
Age: 21, credited to Bridgewater, VTVITALS
Birth: 06/17/1830, Bridgewater, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Village Cemetery, Peru, VT
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PERU --- John Elihu Wilder died at his home in the south part of town on Wednesday morning, after a long painful illness. He lived in this town many years and was much respected by his neighbors and friends. He was a veteran of the Civil War. and a member of the G.A.R. Post in South Derry. He leaves one son, Fred Wilder of this town, one brother, and one granddaughter. His wife died several years ago. His funeral was held on Friday in the church, attended by the pastor of the church, Rev. S. H. Hall. Burial was in the village cemetery beside his wife.
Bennington Weekly Banner, Jan. 31, 1917
Courtesy of Deanna French.