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Hayes, Edgar


Age: 18, credited to Stowe, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 8/5/64, m/i 8/5/64, Pvt, Co. A, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/1/65

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Birth: 1846, Cambridge, VT
Death: 12/27/1885

Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 37464023


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Nancy M., 9/8/1925, NH
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


3rd Great Granduncle of Andrew Lunn, Portland, OR

2nd Great Granduncle of Arlan St. Laurent and Martha St. Laurant Maynard, Mobile, AL

2nd Great Granduncle of Brian Goodyear, Basin Harbor, VT

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Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT

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Their Last Quarrel.

Lyndonville, Vt., Dec. 29. -- Walter Hadley shot Edgar Hayes two balls entering the latter's head. Hadley claims that Hayes called him out of the house and struck him twice, and then shot at hoim. Hadley returned the fire killing Hayes instantly. Brass knuckles and Hayes' revolver were found lying beside the dean man.There had been trouble between the men before.

Source: The Rutland Evening Review, 29 Dec 1885.
Transcribed by Deanna French