Jackman, John Wesley
Age: 20, credited to Waltham, VT
Unit(s): 1st USSS
Service: enl 8/16/62, m/i 9/20/62, PVT, Co. F, 1st USSS, dis/dsb 1/10/63
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Birth: 1842, Waltham, VT
Burial: Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Alan Lathrop
Findagrave Memorial #: 42143253
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/10/1887, VT; widow Carrie L., 9/6/1910, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Prospect Cemetery, Vergennes, VT
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John Wesley Jackman
The death of John Wesley Jackman, a veteran of the Civil War, occurred Monday night at his home in Ferrisburg after a lingering illness with cancer of the liver. He had been confined to his bed for over a year.
Mr. Jackman is survived by a wife and four sons, Samuel, Wesley, Grant and Harry of Ferrisburg, one daughter, Miss Cora Jackman of this city, and two brothers, John Jackman of Newport and Amos Jackman of Denver, Col.
The funeral was held at the home Wednesday afternoon at two o'clock, the Rev. S. S. Cobb, pastor of the M. E. Church, officiating and interment was made in Prospect cemetery.
The bearers were the four sons, Samuel, Wesley, Grant and Harry.
Source: Vergennes Enterprise and Vermonter, August 25, 1910
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.