Individual Record -- Wilder, Levi W.MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 40, credited to Rockingham, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/18/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. I, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63
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Birth: 07/22/1822, Brookline, VT
Burial: Saxtons River Cemetery, Saxtons River, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/6/1890, VT
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia
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Saxtons River Cemetery, Saxtons River, VT
Levi Wilder, 83, died Nov. 1, after suffering a long time from cancer of the throat. He was a member of Company I of the 12th Vermont Volunteers. He and his brother, Everett, had lived here many years. Rev. Mr. Pope officiated at the funeral held at the house of Miss Grace Scollay Sunday afternoon. Fred Merrifield of Grafton sang. The services at the cemetery were in charge of the Grand Army and the Free Masons.
Source: Vermont Phoenix, November 10, 1905
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.