Smart, William Stevenson
Age: 29, credited to Benson, VTVITALS
Birth: 03/10/1833, Johnstown, NYADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Died in Burlington, VT
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St. Albans Daily Messenger
May 2, 1912
WAS CIVIL WAR CHAPLAIN
The Rev. William S. Smart Dies in Burlington
Burlington, April 29. - The Rev. William S. Smart, a retired Congregational minister, died this morning at the home of his son, Rev. I.C. Smart, after a short illness. He was in his eightieth year. He was born in Johnstown, N.Y., ordained in 1861 at Benson, preached 22 years at Albany, N.Y., 12 years at Brandon and was chaplain of the Fourteenth Vermont volunteers in the Civil war.
Contributed by Tom Boudreau.
(Document included with his Compiled Service Record)
This may certify that the Revd W. S. Smart is a minister in good and regular standing of the Orthodox Congregational Church and as such is intirely worthy & amply qualified for the office of Chaplain in the United States Army, and we cheerfully recommend him for that position.SS/The above named clergymen are of good standing in this state, as reported to me.
George P. Tyler, Pastor of Congregational Church in Brattleboro
O. S. Searles, Pastor of the Congregational Church in Berlin, Vt.
Joseph Chandler, Past of Congregational Church, West Brattleboro
Silas Aikers, Pastor of the Cong'l Ch'h, Rutland, Vt.
Brattleboro, Vt. W. Austine
Oct 23, '62. Maj USA, Mus. Off'r.