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Hawley, Benjamin L.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to West Fairlee, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 5/13/64, m/i 5/19/64, Pvt, Co. H, 17th VT INF, m/o 7/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: 11/13/1841, Waterbury, VT
Death: 02/21/1907

Burial: West Branch Cemetery, Stowe, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Hackett

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/15/1866; widow Celia A., 3/28/1907, VT
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

Great Granduncle of John W. Hawley, San Antonio, TX

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

West Branch Cemetery, Stowe, VT

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Obituary

Benjamin L. Hawley, aged 65 years, who died Thursday evening at his home in Stowe, was a veteran of the Civil War, having served in Company A, Seventeenth Vermont regiment. He is survived by a wife and two daughters, the Misses Fannie and Ione; and three children by a former wife; also by a brother, W. C. Hawley, of Montpelier.

Source: St. Albans Daily Messenger, Feb. 23, 1907
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.