Jacob Patterson Wiser

Jacob Patterson Wiser

Saint Georges, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 15 Nov 1890 (aged 64)
Hampton, Hampton City, Virginia, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 29936661 · View Source
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Jacob served as a Private with the 4th Delaware Infantry, Company E during the Civil War.

He was 36 when he enlisted with Capt. Harper on Aug. 14, 1862.

A 5'10" shoemaker from Pleasant Hill, DE, Wiser was arrested at Fairfax Court House in November 1863. He was acquitted by Court Martial for Sleeping on Post May-June 1864.

He was mustered out with the regiment on June 3, 1865.

He passed away at the National Soldier's Home in Hampton, Virginia.

His burial is quite close to the south fence near the south end of the cemetery's 3rd Avenue.

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  • Created by: Russ Pickett
  • Added: 19 Sep 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 29936661
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Patterson Wiser (20 Oct 1826–15 Nov 1890), Find a Grave Memorial no. 29936661, citing Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .