Marriage & Children
He married in Westerlo at about 1873, Maryette, who was born in 1844, a daughter of Nicholas Knowles and Mary Youmans. They had no children.
Wellington worked as a farmer before he enlisted in the 7th Heavy Artillery Regt.
|Place of Birth:||Rensselaerville|
|Date of Birth:||1 June 1844|
|Names of Parents:||Baldwin (Bouton) and Susanna Almy|
|Term of Enlistment:||3 years|
|Enlistment Date:||8 Aug 1862|
|State Served:||New York|
|Regiment:||7th Regiment NY Heavy Artillery|
|Wounded in Action at:||Totopotomoy Creek, VA|
|Wounded in Action on:||30 May 1864|
|Muster Out Date:||17 Jun 1865|
|Muster Out Place:||(with unit)|
|Additional Remarks: Enlisted at age 19. He was wounded in the left arm." In Battles of Wilderness, Spotsylvania, Cold Harbor, M___Station, Reams Station Tolupobomy creek, North Anna, before Petersburg. Mustered out with Regiment June 1865 (Still living) PO Address Rensselaer Ville Albany Co N.Y."|
|Sources Used: Annual Report of the Adjutant-General of the State of New York for the year 1898; Keating, Robert, Carnival of Blood: The Civil War Ordeal of the Seventh New York Heavy Artillery, Published by Butternut and Blue, Baltimore, Md 1998; Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War|
Wellington died in 1905 and is buried at the Medusa Cemetery. His wife was still living at age 75 in 1920.
Additional Research Notes
- Town and City Registers of Men Who Served in the Civil War
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