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Kenney, George M.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 19, credited to Westfield, VT
Unit(s): 17th VT INF
Service: enl 4/10/65, m/i 4/10/65, Pvt, Co. K, 17th VT INF, enl one yr., m/o 7/14/65

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VITALS

Birth: 1845, Fairfield, VT
Death: 1917

Burial: Highland Cemetery, Chelsea, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 119415492

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 04/07/1886; widow Lydia M., 05/09/1917, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
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: None

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BURIAL:

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Highland Cemetery, Chelsea, VT

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Obituary

George M. Kenney, a veteran of the Civil war, died at his home on South Main street Monday morning of valvular heart trouble, aged 71 years, 5 months, 30 days. He had been in feeble health all winter and confined to the house the past few weeks. This is the third Civil war veteran to pass away in ten days. The funeral was held Wednesday afternoon from the Congregational church, Rev. J. A. Lawrence officiating.

Source: Bethel Courier, April 26, 1917
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.