Vermont Flag Site Logo

Individual Record
Johnston, James
MILITARY SERVICE
Age: 27, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 7th VT INF
Service: enl 1/10/62, m/i 2/12/62, Pvt, Co. D, 7th VT INF, reen 2/25/64, m/o 3/14/66

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS
Birth: 1836, Canada
Death: 04/07/1906

Burial: Calvary Cemetery, Rutland, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Jennifer Snoots

Findagrave Memorial #: 0
(There may be a Findagrave Memorial, but we have not recorded it)
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)

Remarks: None
DESCENDANTS

(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)

BURIAL:
Copyright notice
Tombstone

Tombstone

Calvary Cemetery, Rutland, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions
and other veterans who may be buried there.



James Johnston

Rutland Daily Herald, April 9, 1906:

James Johnston died at his home, No. 48 Woodstock avenue, Saturday afternoon [4/7/06] at 5.20 o'clock, after an illness of a week with heart trouble. Mr. Johnston was 70 years old and was born in Somersetshire, England. He had lived in this city for the past 40 years.

Deceased was a member of Company D., 7th Vermont regiment of infantry, and served with credit throughout the civil war. He was a member of Roberts Post, G.A.R. Besides his widow, he is survived by two daughters, Mrs. James Brislin of this city, and Mrs. Edward Eustace of Peoria, Ill. The funeral will be in charge of Roberts Post, G.A.R., and will be held at St. Peter's church at 9 o'clock Tuesday morning. The bearers will be six veterans of Mr. Johnston's old war company. Burial will be in Calvary cemetery.

Contributed by Jennifer Snoots.