Bliss, Hobart Estabrook
Age: 19, credited to Barton, VT
Unit(s): 6th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 10/2/61, m/i 10/15/61, PVT, Co. D, 6th VT INF, wdd, Fredericksburg, 5/4/63, pow, Fredericksburg, 5/4/63, prld 5/16/63, tr to Co. A, 6th Regt. VRC 1/15/64, m/o 10/25/64
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Birth: abt 1842, Lebanon, NH
Burial: Glenwood Cemetery, Lebanon, NH
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 107009297
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/11/70, widow Carrie H., 8/26/1916, NH
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)
Great Grandfather of Robert Steven, Springfield, VA
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Glenwood Cemetery, Lebanon, NH
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Hobart E. Bliss in Veteran Reserve Corps uniform and postwar portrait
(Dave Morin Collection)
The many friends of H. E. Bliss of Lebanon, N.H., will be pained to learn of the death. He was a veteran of the Civil war of Company D, 6th Vermont regiment, and a brother of H. W. Bliss of this place.
Orleans County Monitor July 26, 1916
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.
SUICIDE OF AGED VETERAN OUT OF HEALTH, HOBART BLISS ENDED TROUBLE WITH A BULLET
Lebanon, N. H. --Hobart Bliss. aged 75 Years and a highly respected resident of this place committed suicide at his home in Poverty Lane yesterday morning, by shooting himself through the temple. Mr. Bliss has been out of health for some months.
He was a lifelong resident of Lebanon and an old veteran. He was a member of James B. Perry Post G.A.R. and served in Company D. of the 6th Vermont in the Civil War.
He is survived by a wife and three children; Mrs. Charles C. Smith and Arthur Bliss, of this place, and Dr. George E. Bliss, who resides in the West.
Source: Barre Daily Times, July 18, 1916
Courtesy of Deanna French