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Piper, Isaiah

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Wheelock, VT
Unit(s): 2nd VT INF, 6th VT INF
Service: enl 9/23/61, m/i 10/15/61, Pvt, Co. E, 6th VT INF, m/o 6/14/62; enl 2/3/64, m/i 2/3/64, Pvt, Co. D, 2nd VT INF, wdd, Petersburg, 4/2/65, m/o 6/24/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1839, Wheelock, VT
Death: 02/10/1921

Burial: Stannard Cemetery, Stannard, VT
Marker/Plot: 26
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 93395698

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 11/5/1866
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: Died in Greensboro Bend

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Stannard Cemetery, Stannard, VT

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Obituary

Isaiah Piper, age 82 years died at the home of his son, B. D. Piper thursday, February 10 after a week's illness. He was born in Wheelock one of eleven children being the last of that family. He served in the Civil War nearly three years, a member of Co. D, Second Vt. Volunteers. He was honorably discharged June 24, 1865. He was married to Susanna Truax nearly 53 years ago. Two sons grew to manhood, Burton and Alton. Alton died twelve years ago leaving two sons, Amos and Lester. Funeral services were held at the Methodist church Saturday at 1 o'clock, Rev. W. L. Bradford officiating.

Source: Burlington Daily News, February 21, 1921
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.