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Wissell, Timothy

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 28, credited to Shoreham, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 12/9/63, m/i 12/9/63, Blacksmith, Co. K, 1st VT CAV, tr to Co. C 6/21/65, pow, Piping Tree, 3/2/64, prld 5/8/64, m/o 8/9/65

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VITALS

Birth: 12/04/1835, Marieville, Canada East
Death: 08/09/1906

Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
Marker/Plot: B25
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 39645956

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Caroline, 9/13/1906, 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: Wissell on 1892 roster/CMSR, obituary, Wisell on pension, 1890 Census, gravestone, Wisell/Wissell on other censuses. Naturalized 8/31/1868, Vergennes City Court as Wissell. According to a great-granddaughter, he made the entrance gates at Prospect Cemetery in his blacksmith shop (Findagrave).

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2nd Great Grandfather of Karen Barry, Burlington, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT

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Obituary for Timothy WissellObituary for Timothy Wissell Thu, Aug 16, 1906 – 8 · The Orwell Citizen (Vergennes, Vermont) · Newspapers.com