Maj Isaac Lynde

Williamstown, Orange County, Vermont, USA
Death 10 Apr 1886 (aged 81)
Picolata, St. Johns County, Florida, USA
Burial Unknown
Memorial ID 80522453 · View Source
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son of Cornelius Lynde and Rebecca Davis
m 18 Sep 1827 Williamstown, VT
Margaret Wight (7 Feb 1806 Williamstown, VT - 4 Jul 1886)
dau of Simeon Wight and Esther Smith

West Point
CLASS OF 1827.
age 82

During 1846 he participated in the Mexican war, and during the next twelve years served in Arkansas, Indian Territory, Texas and Dakota. He was promoted to Major, Seventh Infantry, in October, 1855. In 1858-60 he took part in the Utah Expedition. The opening of the war found him at Fort Fillmore, New Mexico, which post he abandoned in July, 1861.

He was appointed Major, Eighteenth Infantry, July, 28, 1866, and the same day was retired from active service, being over the age of sixty-two years.

According to "Williamstown, Vermont in the Civil War" by Paul G. Zeller pub 31 Dec 2010, Isaac was buried at Baltimore, MD

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