Vermont Flag Site Logo

Wyman, John K.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 0, credited to Rochester, VT
Unit(s): 12th RI INF
Service: Co. C, 12th RI INF

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: 1835, Rochester, VT
Death: 09/07/1930

Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Rochester, VT
Marker/Plot: Section 7 Lot 47
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 184972913

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None Noted
Pension?: Yes, death date/location
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: Unknown

DESCENDANTS

(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)

BURIAL:

Copyright notice

Tombstone

Tombstone

Woodlawn Cemetery, Rochester, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.




Obituary

JOHN K. WYMAN, 92, DIES IN ROCHESTER

Rochester, Sept. 8. Funeral services for John Knowlton Wyman, 92, Civil war veteran, and the town's oldest resident, who died Sunday evening at his home after a week's illness, will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at the house.

Mr. Wyman was born in Rochester, April 2, 1838, son of Elijah and Diazana (Knowlton) Wyman. He had been a resident of Rochester for practically his entire life. He enlisted in the service at the beginning of the Civil war and fought for nine months. He took part in the battle of Gettysburg.

He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Alice Mason Wyman, whom he married 61 years ago, and a daughter, Mrs. Orlin Lyon, both of Rochester.

The death of Mr. Wyman leaves but one surviving Civil war veteran in Rochester. He is Martin Whitney.

Burial will be in Rochester. Military services will be carried out at the grave.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, September 9, 1930
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.



Previous Page