Hicks, Abraham H.
Age: 0, credited to Vermont
Service: enl 5/2/61, LNDS, USN, Acting Master's Mate, pr Acting ENS 6/63, steamer Lockwood, 63-64; resgd 3/30/65
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Birth: 03/29/1829, Unknown
Burial: Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 35377881
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/7/1884
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Lyndon Center Cemetery, Lyndon, VT
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WAS IN MEXICAN WAR.
Abram H. Hicks Dropped Dead at Wheelock Yesterday.
Wheelock, Dec. 10. - Abran Houghton Hicks, aged 81 years, a naval veteran of the Mexican abnd Civil wars, commissioned ensign in the latter war, dropped dead at his home here yesterday. He wsa in his usual health, and brought in the wood for the day before he died of heart failure.
In the Mexican war he served on the brig Boxer off the African coast, and in the Civil war was board the U. S. Lockwood as mate. His naval record was a brilliant one, having served on the Constitution.
He belonged to the Masons, G.A.R., and was a member of the Methodist church at Lyndonville. Besides his second wife, formerly Mrs. Hiram Hutchinson, whom he married about four years ago, he is survived by a sister, Mrs. Helen Stuart of Dorchester, Mass., and several grandchildren.
The funeral will be held here Sunday afternoon.
Source: Barre Times, Dec. 10, 1910
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.