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Davis, Hiram H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Fairfax, VT
Unit(s): 10th VT INF, VRC
Service: enl 7/19/62, m/i 9/1/62, PVT, Co. I, 10th VT INF, tr to VRC 2/15/64, m/o 6/30/65

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VITALS

Birth: 08/12/1846, Salem, MA
Death: 03/16/1905

Burial: Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT
Marker/Plot: 5
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 152685509

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 9/17/1866
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: 10th Vt. History off-site

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Maple Grove Cemetery, Bakersfield, VT

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Hiram H. Davis

Fitchburg Sentinel

Thursday - 16 Oct 1930

H.H. DAVIS, CIVIL WAR VET, AGED 84, DEAD

Hiram H. Davis, veteran of the Civil war and member of E.V. Sumner post G.A.R., died last night at the home of his son Herbert in Waltham, after a long illness. He was 84 years old.

He was born in Vermont and enlisted early in the great struggle in Co. I, Tenth Vermont regiment of infantry. H later served as a member of Co. F, First Battalion, Vermont rifle corps.

He settled in this city soon after the war and in 1883, joined the local post. His death leaves only 12 members of the post. He moved to Waltham in 1916. During his residence in this city he conducted the Lewis & Davis market on Glen Street and worked for the Union and Putnam machine companies. For the last 14 years he lived with his son at 204 Brown Street, Waltham, where the funeral will be held tomorrow afternoon at 1 o'clock.

Mr. Davis was a member of Aurora lodge A.F. & A.M.

Besides his son he leaves two daughters, Mrs. L.E. Gleason of Medford and Mrs. L.E. Gates of Gardner. He also leaves one granddaughter Miss Vivian Ruth Davis of Newton.

Contributed by Erik Hinckley.