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Wesson, Abel H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 29, credited to St. Johnsbury, VT
Unit(s): 14th NH INF
Service: enl 8/12/62, m/i, WGNR, Co. E, 14th NH INF, 9/23/62, m/o 7/8/65, Savannah, GA

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VITALS

Birth: 1837, Lancaster, NH
Death: 02/16/1906

Burial: Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnsbury, VT
Marker/Plot:
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 108100925

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 10/20/1890, MA
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 Boston, MA

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Mount Pleasant Cemetery, St. Johnbury, VT

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Obituary

Walter Wesson of Boston accompanied the remains of his father, Abel H. Wesson, to St. Johnsbury Monday afternoon and they were placed in the tomb. Mr., Wesson, who died in Boston February 16, was a former resident of St. Johnsbury, and a veteran of the Civil war.

Source: St. Johnsbury Republican, February 21, 1906
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.