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Merritt, Wyman H.


Age: 18, credited to Brandon, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF
Service: enl 8/14/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. G, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63

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Birth: 12/11/1843, Sudbury, VT
Death: 07/28/1887

Burial: Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT
Marker/Plot: 178
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Joe Schenkman
Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/5/1877; widow Florence V., 8/22/1887, VT
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia


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Pine Hill Cemetery, Brandon, VT

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Sudden Death of Mr. Merritt.

Mr. Wyman H. Merritt, manager of the Lake Dunmore House, died suddenly, on Thursday afternoon of last week, of paralysis. The funeral was attended from the house on Sunday with Masonic ceremonies. The interment was at Brandon. A Mr. Pierce of Brandon has been appointed special administrator by the probate court and will carry on the hotel business.

Source: Rutland Daily Herald, 29 Nov 1887
Transcribed by Deanna French