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Wyman, Oliver K.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 40, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT LARTY
Service: enl 12/25/61, m/i 2/18/62, CPL, 1st VT LARTY BTRY, red 3/10/62, dis/dsb 3/28/64

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VITALS

Birth: 1822, Peru, VT
Death: 1909

Burial: Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Boudreau
Findagrave Memorial #: 41536840

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

DESCENDANTS

3rd Great Grandfather of Roger Hunt, Milton, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT

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Obituary

DEATH OF O. K. WYMAN AGED VETERAN PASSED AWAY AT ADAMS SATURDAY NIGHT.

Oliver K. Wyman, and aged and highly respected citizen, died Saturday night at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Fred Wright, 115 Columbia Street, Adama, Mass, from a complication of diseases to old age.

Mr. Wyman was born 1n 1822, making him 86 years old on his last birthday. He was the son of Oliver and Susan Wyman. His parents came from English stock, and were among the first settlers in Peru, where he was born.

When the Civil War broke out he was one of the first to enlist in his country’s service. He enlisted February 18, 1862, the First battery, Light Artillery, and was discharged March 28, 1864 for disability. He was a member of Custer Post, G.A.R., Bennington.

Mr. Wyman is survived by three daughters, Mrs. Julia Glusha, of this village, Mrs. John Olin, of Shaftsbury, and Mrs. Fred Wright,se of Adams, at whose home he died.

In 1844 he married Miss Lydia M. Chandler; their married life extending over a period of nearly 60 years. Mrs. Wyman died nearly five years ago.

The Grand Army is requested to attend in a body the funeral, Tuesday, March 3 at 1 p.m., at the Methodist Church, Rev. Mr. Rowe will officiate.

Source: Bennington Banner, March 29, 1909
Courtesy of Deanna French