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Woods, Oliver Henry
Age: 23, credited to Barnet, VT
Unit(s): 3rd VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 8/16/62, m/i 9/22/62, Pvt, Co. K, 3rd VT INF, wdd, Salem Heights, 5/4/63, tr to VRC 8/1/63, m/o 6/28/65
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Birth: 07/21/1839, Barnet, VT
Burial: Passumpsic Village Cemetery, Waterford, VT
Findagrave Memorial #: 205049695
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/5/1865
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: WPA Graves Registration Card indicates "no marker"
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Passumpsic Village Cemetery, Waterford, VT
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Death of Oliver H. Woods
Oliver Woods died Friday, April 18, after a lingering illness of Bright's Disease. Mr. Woods was born in Passumpsic July 21, 1839, and always lived in the town of Barnet until his marriage to Harriet Crane in May, 1861, when he moved to the farm now owned by his son, Milo, in Waterford. Ten years ago he came to the village to live. Mrs. Woods died 16 years ago. Mr. Woods served three years in the Civil war.
He was tenderly cared for by his daughter and her husband, Mr. and Mrs. Carl Ferrin. Mr. Woods leaves one son, Milo, and a daughter, Mrs. Ferrin, two brothers, Almond of St. Johnsbury and one in the west. Burial April 21 in Passumpsic cemetery, Rev. Mr. Sanford officiated.
St. Johnsbury Republican, St. Johnsbury, April 13, 1913
Submitted by Heidi McColgan