Age: 18, credited to Dorset, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF, 17th VT INF
Service: enl 8/28/62, m/i 10/21/62, Pvt, Co. C, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63; enl 8/2/64, m/i 8/24/64, 3SGT, Co. K, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65
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Birth: 1845, Dorset, VT
Burial: Maple Hill Cemetery, Dorset, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: John Arsenault
Findagrave Memorial #: 40200038
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Maple Hill Cemetery, Dorset, VT
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Wright Hazleton, who had been ill for some time, died last Monday morning at the home of his sister, Mrs. Ellis Wade, on the Dorset Hollow Road. Mr. Hazleton was 72 years old and was a veteran of the Civil War (3rd Sergt, Co. K, 17th Vermont Infantry), and a member of Wm. J. Fuller Post of this Village. He was born in Dorest and most of his life was spent in this town. He is survived by one son Burton of Dorset, and two sisters Mrs. Park of Wells, and Mrs. Ellis Wade of the Dorset Hollow Road; also by several grandchildren. The funeral was held fro mthe home of Mrs. Wade today at 2 oclock and interment was in Maple Hill Cemetery.
Source: Manchester Journal, January 11, 1917; contributed by Wright's 2nd-great-grand-nephew, Sean Meehan, of Medford, Mass. Wright's brothers, Myron and Ichabod, listed as Heselton on the rosters, served in the 7th Vermont Infantry, Co. D.