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Wooster, John Westley

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Cornwall, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 8/29/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. D, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Cornwall, VT
Death: 10/20/1904

Burial: Fair Cemetery, Cornwall, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 38648711

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Fair Cemetery, Cornwall, VT

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Obituary

Wesley Wooster, a well known citizen of Middlebury, was found dead in bed in bed at his home on Depot Street Thursday morning. He had been about town as usual the day before and seemed quite well. The cause of his death was heart trouble.

He is survived by a wife and ten children, five boys and five girls, as follows; Charles Wooster of Chittenden, William Wooster of Newark, N. J., John Wooster of Montpelier, and George and Edward Wooster of Middlebury, Mrs. A. C. Westall of Morristown, N.J. Mrs. Edward Crannelly of Pittsford, Mrs. William Farwell, Mrs. Charles Severance, and Miss Theresa Wooster of Middlebury.

Mr. Wooster was an old G.A.R. man, and served in Company D., 14th Vermont. He was also a member of the Masons.

At this writing the funeral arrangements had not been made.

Source: Barre Daily Times, Oct. 22, 1904
Courtesy of Deanna French

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