PAUL Hiram Mason

PAUL Hiram Mason[1, 2]

Male 1840 - 1924  (83 years)

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  • Name PAUL Hiram Mason 
    Born 20 Oct 1840  Craftsbury, Orleans, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 30 Aug 1850  Craftsbury, Orleans, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • (Age 10.)
    Census 12 Jun 1860  Stewartstown, Coos, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • (Age 19.)
    Military Between 21 Dec 1861 and 6 Jul 1865  Colebrook, Coos, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    (Private=>Sergeant 5th Battery, 1st Regiment Mounted Artillery, Maine Volunteers) 
    Census 23 Jun 1880  Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • (Age 37, farmer.)
    Occupation potato farmer, merchant, and sawmill operator  [1
    Residence 1891  Highlands, Macon, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    _UID A15B0D38EB9ED5118A06444553540000705F 
    Died 7 Apr 1924  Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 9 Apr 1924  Highlands, Macon, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • (Highlands Memorial Cemetery.)
    Hiram Mason & Francena (Willey) Paul gravestone
    Hiram Mason & Francena (Willey) Paul gravestone
    Hiram Mason Paul
    Notes 
    • Enlisted in Colebrook, NH on 11 Dec 1861 and mustered into the Union Army in Augusta, ME; private in 5th Battery, 1st Regiment Mounted Artillery, Maine Volunteers. Promoted to Corporal 10 Apr 1863; Sergeant 18 Apr 1864. Received musketball in his right thigh at the Battle of Cedar Creek, VA; hospitalized in Baltimore. Reduced from Sergeant at his own request 11 Apr 1865 and received honorable discharge from Army 6 Jul 1865. After marrying Francena in 1866, they purchased land in Stewartstown, NH. Moved to Limestone, ME 1877.

      Hiram M Paul

      Residence: Stewartstown, New Hampshire Occupation:
      Service Record:
      Promoted to Full Acting Corpl (1862)
      Promoted to Full Corporal (1863)
      Promoted to Full Sergeant (1864)
      Promoted to Full Private (Reduced to ranks, 1865)
      Enlisted as a Private on 21 December 1861 at the age of 21
      Enlisted in 5th Light Artillery Regiment Maine on 21 December 1861.
      Reenlisted in 5th Light Artillery Regiment Maine on 04 January 1864
      Wounded on 19 October 1864 at Cedar Creek, VA
      Mustered out 5th Light Artillery Regiment Maine on 06 July 1865 in Augusta, ME
      [American Civil War Soldiers]
    Person ID I355  Noyes Family Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 Jul 2011 

    Father PAUL Thomas,   b. Abt 1798, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1871, Stewartstown, Coos, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years) 
    Mother CLIFTON Susan,   b. Abt 1807, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1886, Stewartstown, Coos, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married Bef 1830  [3, 7
    Family ID F286  Group Sheet

    Family WILLEY Francena,   b. 12 Sep 1848, Craftsbury, Orleans, Vermont Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1935, Highlands, Macon, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married 11 Jan 1866  Colebrook, Coos, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • (From Hiram Paul pension file. Elder Daymon Judd presided.)
    Children 
     1. PAUL Clara,   b. 29 Dec 1866, , , New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1952  (Age > 87 years)
     2. PAUL George Albion,   b. 24 Jul 1868, , , New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1949, Caribou, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     3. PAUL Jennie "Grace",   b. 6 Sep 1869, Stewartstown, Coos, New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1932, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. PAUL Hiram Thomas,   b. 27 Apr 1872, , , New Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1951, Highlands, Macon, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     5. PAUL Francena,   b. 26 May 1873,   d. Aft Apr 1952  (Age > 79 years)
     6. PAUL Frank Guy,   b. 14 Apr 1877,   d. Aft 1952  (Age > 76 years)
     7. PAUL Susan M.,   b. 25 Aug 1879,   d. Aft Apr 1952  (Age > 73 years)
     8. PAUL James "Jim" Benjamin,   b. 7 Oct 1883, Limestone, Aroostook, Maine Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Dec 1953  (Age 70 years)
     9. PAUL Guy,   b. 7 Aug 1885,   d. 8 Apr 1952, Franklin, Macon, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     10. PAUL Alby,   b. 30 Sep 1887,   d. 31 Mar 1949, Hendersonville, Henderson, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     11. PAUL Sarah,   b. 15 Sep 1890,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 23 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F158  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Photos
    Hiram Mason Paul
    Hiram Mason Paul
    Hiram M. Paul 1861
    Hiram M. Paul 1861
    1861
    Hiram & Francena (Willey) Paul
    Hiram & Francena (Willey) Paul
    Hiram Paul barn
    Hiram Paul barn
    This barn was built by Hiram Paul, the initials are faded but can still be seen. The stable on the side collapsed fall, 2012 and the rest will probably soon follow. It just outside Limestone.

  • Sources 
    1. [S872] Person-Sewell, Marjorie (Noyes), 24 Dec 1999.

    2. [S1751] Internet-Civil War Compiled Military Service Records (detail), Record #2259920 .

    3. [S1755] Census-1850-VT-Orleans-Craftsbury, p.70.

    4. [S875] Census-1860-NH-Coos-Stewartstown, p.13.

    5. [S4240] Internet-Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, Report of the Adjutant General of the State of Maine.

    6. [S1539] Census-1880-ME-Aroostook-Limestone, p.32.

    7. [S252] Bible-Noyes, Marcia.