Wyman, John K.
Age: 0, credited to Rochester, VT
Unit(s): 12th RI INF
Service: Co. C, 12th RI INF
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Birth: 1835, Rochester, VT
Burial: Woodlawn Cemetery, Rochester, VT
Marker/Plot: Section 7 Lot 47
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 184972913
Alias?: None Noted
Pension?: Yes, 3/2/1889, VT; widow Alice S., 9/22/1930, VT
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Woodlawn Cemetery, Rochester, VT
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(Courtesy of Nancy A. Brown, 2nd great-grandniece of Charles Martin)
JOHN K. WYMAN, 92, DIES IN ROCHESTER
Rochester, Sept. 8. - Funeral services for John Knowlton Wyman, 92, Civil war veteran, and the town's oldest resident, who died Sunday evening at his home after a week's illness, will be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at the house.
Mr. Wyman was born in Rochester, April 2, 1838, son of Elijah and Diazana (Knowlton) Wyman. He had been a resident of Rochester for practically his entire life. He enlisted in the service at the beginning of the Civil war and fought for nine months. He took part in the battle of Gettysburg.
He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Alice Mason Wyman, whom he married 61 years ago, and a daughter, Mrs. Orlin Lyon, both of Rochester.
The death of Mr. Wyman leaves but one surviving Civil war veteran in Rochester. He is Martin Whitney.
Burial will be in Rochester. Military services will be carried out at the grave.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, September 9, 1930
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.