Filed intent to wed on 26 August 1856 [S133] and married the next day on 27 August 1856 in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Wife was from Portsmouth. [S36: NH MAR. RECS.] She was daughter of Nathan & Lucy M. Hoyt of Portsmouth; m(2). Charles N. Holmes of New Braintree, Massachusetts on 25 May 1865 prob. in Portsmouth, New Hampshire [S36:NH BRIDE'S INDEX]
Died at age 28 yrs., 1 mo. [S133]. His tombstone has a death date as 27 July 1865 as opposed to the date above from Kittery VRs
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