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Bixby, Amos Stoddard
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 35, credited to Mount Holly, VT
Unit(s): 1st NH HARTY
Service: enl 9/1/64, m/i, Pvt, Co. H, 1st NH HARTY, apptd ASURG, 12/1/64, m/o 6/15/65

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VITALS
Birth: 09/24/1828, Mount Holly, VT
Death: 04/21/1905

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 156049699
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: Died in Acworth, NH; 1890 - Living in Ludlow, VT
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BURIAL:
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Pleasant View Cemetery, Ludlow, VT

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Portrait

Biography

Amos Stoddard Bixby, M. D. Ludlow, Vt.

Bixby, Amos S., 1st New Hampshire Heavy Artillery, Co. H; b. Mt. Holly, Vt.; age 35; cred. Acworth; enl. Sept. 1, '64, for 1 yr.; must, in Sept. 7, '64, as Prlv.; app. Asst. Surg. Dec. 1, '64; must, out June 15, '65. P. 0. ad., Ludlow, Vt. (Record, Ayling's Register, 1895, p. 924.)

Amos Stoddard Bixby

Surgeon Bixby was born in Mount Holly, Vt., September 24, 1828. He was the son of Amentus William and Hannah Maria (Stoddard) Bixby and grandson of Joseph Bixby. His preliminary education was received in the district and high schools of his native place and he commenced the study of medicine at Hartford, Vt., with Dr. A. B. Bixby as preceptor, attending three courses of lectures at Hanover, and was graduated from Dartmouth Medical College in 1862. Commenced the practice of medicine in Troy, N. H., and afterwards moved to Acworth, N. H.

Dr. Bixby enlisted as a private soldier September 1, 1864, for one year; appointed assistant surgeon of the First Regiment New Hampshire Heavy Artillery, December 1, 1864, and remained as such until mustered out June 15, 1865. He is a member of the Grand Army and of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows.

Married, July 21, 1850, Jane S. Stiles, Windsor, Vt. Children, four: Mary A., Wilber Fisk, Kate Salvina.

Source: HISTORY of the NEW HAMPSHIRE SURGEONS IN THE WAR OF REBELLION

PUBLISHED BY ORDER OF THE NEW HAMPSHIRE ASSOCIATION OF MILITARY SURGEONS

By Granville D. Conn

1906

CONCORD, N. H.

Ira C. Evans Co., Printers

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