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Weller, Wesley C.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Hinesburg, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/7/63, m/i 12/16/63, Pvt, Co. E, 11th VT INF, tr to Co. A 6/24/65, m/o 8/25/65

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VITALS

Birth: 05/1845, Hinesburg, VT
Death: 03/25/1901

Burial: Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: 20
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 108282923

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Ellen E., 4/3/1901, 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: None

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Greenmount Cemetery, Burlington, VT

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Obituary

DEATH OF A VETERAN

Wesley C. Weller, a Native of Hinesburgh and a Soldier During the Rebellion

Wesley C. Weller died at 12:45 yesterday afternoon at his home at No. 112 Colchester avenue after a long illness with inflammatory rheumatism. The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock from the late residence and the burial will be in Green Mount cemetery.

Mr. Weller was born in Hinesburgh and lived there a greater part of his life. He served during the Civil War. He is survived by a widow and two daughters, Mrs. Howard Ray and Mrs. John Somers of Hinesburgh. He has been a resident of Winooski and Burlington for several years.

Source: Burlington Free Press, March 26, 1901
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.