Acton Memorial Library
Civil War Archives
|Co.||Regiment / Ship||From||To||Residence/ Credit||Occupation||Notes|
|E (Davis Guards)||6th MVI
|Private; enl. April 16, 1861; must. April 22, 1861||must. out Aug. 2, 1861||Concord||age 20|
|Co.||Regiment||Date Filed||Type||App. No.||Cert. No.||State||Beneficiary/Remarks|
November 2, 1875
|Age||34 years, 7 months, 13 days|
(Lowell death register, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," AmericanAncestors.org).
Hiram E. Wheeler, age 14, is recorded as a resident of Concord, Mass. in the 1855 Massachusetts state census, in the household of William Wheeler, age 49, and Lucy Wheeler, age 38 (“Massachusetts State Census Transcriptions for 1855 and 1865,” AmericanAncestors.org.).
Hiram Wheeler's service is recorded in the 1862/63 annual report for the Town of Acton, page 17.
Hiram E. Wheeler, age 19, is recorded as a resident of Acton in the 1860 federal census, in household (dwelling no. 323) of George Frost ("1860 United States Federal Census," Ancestry.com).
Hiram E. Wheeler, age 25, of Concord, son of Hiram [?], married Abby Hapgood, age 22, of Acton, daughter of James and Mary, on December 20, 1866 in Lowell, Mass. (Lowell marriage register, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," AmericanAncestors.org).
Hiram E. Wheeler, a grocer, age 34 years, 7 months, 13 days, married, son of William and Lucy, died November 2, 1875 in Lowell, Mass., of consumption (Lowell death register, "Massachusetts Vital Records, 1841–1910," AmericanAncestors.org).
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