Age: 19, credited to Essex, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT INF, 4th VT INF, 2nd USSS
Service: enl 5/2/61, m/i 5/9/61, Pvt, Co. H, 1st VT INF, m/o 8/15/61; enl 8/21/62, m/i 9/30/62, Pvt, Co. H, 2nd USSS, pr CPL 11/1/64, tr to Co. G, 4th VT INF, 2/25/65, m/o 5/13/65
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Birth: 09/29/1841, Burke, NY
Burial: Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 54028744
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, Widow, 12/12/1915
Portrait?: Gibson Collection, White Collection
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Lakeview Cemetery, Burlington, VT
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(Brian White Collection)
DIED WHILE TALKING
GEORGE D. CHASE OF BURLINGTON WAS 74 YEARS OF AGE.
Burlington, Dec. 13--George D. Chase died very suddenly at his home at 58 Front Street at 6 o'clock last evening, from an attack of heart trouble. He was conversing with two of his sons when he fell from the chair in which he was seated.
Mr. Chase was born in Burke, N. Y., 74 years ago. He came to Essex to live when a boy, and had been a resident of Burlington for more than 50 years. He was about 50 years employed by the Central Vermont railroad, having been an engineer for 43 years on the shuttle train which runs between this city and Essex Junction. He retired about five years ago.
Mr. Chase was a member of Stannard Post G.A.R. Besides his wife, who was Miss. Sabera Minekier, Mr. Chase is survived by eight children and seven grandchildren. The are:Mrs. George Kinney of Shelburne, Frank W. Chase of Palmer, Mass., Mrs. Guy A. Lamson of Williston, Mrs. Charles F. Thompson, Mrs. E. O. Robinson, Edwin H. Chase, Henry W. Chase, and Roy Chase, of this city. He also leaves three sisters and two brothers.
Source: Barre Daily Times, Dec. 13, 1915
Courtesy of Deanna French