The selectmen in 1861 and 1862 were George Bryant, Samuel G. Alden, Charles A. Latham; in 1863, Benjamin W. Harris, Charles A. Latham, George Bryant; in 1864, George Bryant, Galen Willis, Isaac Nutter; in 1865, George Bryant, Jacob Bates, Ezra Kingman.
The town-clerk during all the years of the war was Isaac N. Nutter.
The town-treasurer in the years 1861, 1862, 1863, and 1864 was Bartlett R. Alden; in 1865, Isaac N. Nutter.
1861. The first legal town-meeting to act upo raise what money is necessary to uniform a volunteer company and properly provide for the family of each member.
Four thousand dollars were appropriated; and Samuel G. Alden, Charles A. Latham, George Bryant, John Reed, Albert D. Wheeler, Jacob Bates, David Pratt, 2d, Isaac Nutter, Sidney Allen, and Cushing Otis were chosen a town council to carry into effect the desire of the town as expressed in the above resolve.
It was also voted to pay each volunteer ten dollars a month while in acti