WILLIAM G. SEELEY JR. — The parents of Mr. Seely are W.G. Seely sen. (born February 12th 1822, in Brookfield), and Mrs. Matilda Seely (born February 2nd 1820, in Otsego county, N.Y.) They settled at an early day in Brookfield, where the subject of this sketch was born March 31st 1853. He is known as an enterprising farmer. His father has been supervisor and school director. He enlisted August 21st 1861 in Company K[A] 1st Regiment Pennsylvania Reserve [Rifles], and was honorably discharged August 22nd 1864 for wounds received in service.
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