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Wyman, Abel Tenny


Age: 23, credited to Dorset, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF
Service: enl 5/8/61, m/i 6/20/61, Pvt, Co. A, 2nd VT INF, dsrtd 11/1/62, rtnd 9/24/63, reen 3/30/64, in Co 4/30/65, m/o 7/15/65

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Birth: 04/03/1836, Peru, VT
Death: 12/13/1914

Burial: Village Cemetery, Peru, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 74441575


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: Brother of James Leroy


2nd Great Grandfather of Patrick Wyman, East Greenbush, NY

2nd Great Grandfather of Patrick Wyman, East Greenbush, NY

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Village Cemetery, Peru, VT

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PERU --- Abel T. Wyman died Sunday evening at the home of his niece, Mrs. Alvin Jones, where he made his home for some time. Mr. Wyman was a veteran of the civil war and had been in feeble health for some time.

Source: Bennington Banner, Dec. 16, 1914

Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.


PERU -- The funeral of Abel Tenny Wyman was held at the home of his niece, Mrs. A. E. Jones, on Wednesday afternoon, Rev. Stephen S. Wood officieted, and the burial was in the village cemetery.

Mr. Wyman was a son of Dana and Annis (Adams) Wyman, and was born in Peru nearly 79 years ago, on what is now known as the George Russell place. He enlisted in Company A. Second Vermont regiment at the beginning of the Civil War, and re-enlisted, and served until the end of the war.

He married Sophia Harrington of Danby, and to them were born four children. Three are now living, and two attended the funeral. Mr. Wyman has lived in this town several years.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer, Dec. 24, 1914
Courtesy of Deanna French

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