Barney, Martin F.
Age: 27, credited to Bennington, VT
Unit(s): 14th VT INF
Service: enl 8/27/62, m/i 10/21/62, CPL, Co. A, 14th VT INF, m/o 7/30/63
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Birth: 12/09/1834, Bennington, VT
Burial: Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Carolyn Adams
Findagrave Memorial #: 71538277
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Village Cemetery, Bennington, VT
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MARTIN BARNEY LIFE LONG RESIDENT
PASSED AWAY TUESDAY AFTERNOON
Martin Freeland Barney, a life long resident of Bennington passed peacefully away at his home on Beech Street at 3:30 o'clock Tuesday afternoon. He was born in the Eastern part of the town Dec. 9, 1834, the son of Charles and Lydia ( Hathaway) Barney, both descendants of the Revolution. Mr. Barney served as Corporal in the 14th volunteers for nine months. He was a daily visitor to the Post rooms up to about six months ago, when he was unable to take the walk. He was 78 years and 8 months old.
Four daughters and four sons survive him; Herbert M. Barney of this place, Jesse E. Barney of Wilkinsburg, Pa., Miss. L. M. Barney of Bennington, Mrs. Orson Bromley of East Arlington, Charles R. Barney of East Orange, N. J., Mrs. Noble A Nutt of Ashburn, Mass., Miss Ella G. Barney of Bennington, and Arthur L. Barney of Schenectady, N. Y.
The funeral will be held at his late residence, 118 Beech Street on Thursday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock. Rev. George S. Mills of the Second Congregational Church, of which deceased was a member, will officiate. The G.A.R. will attend in a body, and have charge of the service at the grave. The burial will be in the family lot in the village cemetery.
Source: Bennington Evening Banner, Aug. 6, 1913
Courtesy of Deanna French