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Wilder, Levi W.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 40, credited to Rockingham, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/18/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. I, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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VITALS

Birth: 07/22/1822, Brookline, VT
Death: 11/01/1905

Burial: Saxtons River Cemetery, Saxtons River, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards

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

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, application date, 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

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Saxtons River Cemetery, Saxtons River, VT

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Obituary

Levi Wilder, 83, died November 1, after suffering a long time from cancer of the throat. He was a member of Company I of the 12th regiment, Vermont Volunteers. He and his brother Everett had lived here for many years. Rev. Mr. Pope officiated at the funeral, held at the house of Miss Grace Scolley Sunday afternoon. Fred Merrifield of Grafton sang. The services at the cemetery were in charge of the Grand Army and the Free Masons.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, Nov. 19, 1905
Courtesy of Deanna French.

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