Age: 30, credited to Bethel, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 8/26/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. A, 16th VT INF, dis/dsb 1/20/63
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Birth: 1831, Braintree, VT
Burial: South View Cemetery, Randolph, VT
Marker/Plot: Block 29 Lot 10 Grave 2
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Monica White
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/14/1886; widow Nellie M., 7/5/1900, VT
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)
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South View Cemetery, Randolph, VT
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Abel Byam, an aged and respected citizen of this town, died June 22d of gangrene, induced by an accident in the woods while making fence. Mr. Byam was born in Braintree, this state, in 1832. He served in the war of the rebellion.
Source: Bethel Courier, June 28, 1900
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.