Home Page | Cemeteries | Battles | Descendants | Find A Soldier | Towns Units | Site Map
Farnum, John H.
Age: 18, credited to Wilmington, VT
Unit(s): 4th VT INF
Service: enl 8/26/61, m/i 9/21/61, Pvt, Co. I, 4th VT INF, d/dis 1/1/62
See Legend for expansion of abbreviationsVITALS
Birth: 1843, Unity, NH
Burial: Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Courtesy of Arlington National Cemetery
Findagrave Memorial #: 29646532
Cenotaph: Restland Cemetery, Wilmington, VT
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 19958506
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, mother Abigail L., 6/20/1893
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)
Remarks: His name appears on one side of his father John Merrill Farnum's tombstone in Restland Cemetery, Wilmington
(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)
Arlington National Cemetery, VA
Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.
Cenotaph in Restland Cemetery, Wilmington, VT
Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may have cenotaphs there.
At Camp Griffin, Va., January 1, after an illness of about two weeks, of typhoid fever, John Henry Farnum, of Wilmington, a member of Company I, 4th Vermont regiment, aged 18 years, 10 months and 18 days.
Source: Burlington Weekly Sentinel, January 31, 1862
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.