Wheeler, Samuel P.
Age: 0, credited to Hardwick, VT
Unit(s): 2nd CA INF
Service: enl, 9/24/61, San Francisco, m/i 9/24/61, disch for re-enl, 7/1/64, Fort Bragg, CA, m/i 8/22/64, San Francisco, disch/dis 1/23/66 Fort Humboldt, CA
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Birth: 09/09/1831, Unknown
Burial: Main Street Cemetery, Hardwick, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Deanna French
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 5/31/1872
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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Main Street Cemetery, Hardwick, VT
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Samuel B. Wheeler, 81 years old and the first man to cut stone in the town of Hardwick thus beginning an industry which has grown by leaps and bounds, died Feb. 5. He was a veteran of the civil war and was one of the men from this state who went around the Horn in the days of ‘49 to the California gold fields.
Source: Orleans County Monitor, Feb. 14, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.