Age: 0, credited to Rutland, VT
Unit(s): 7th NY CAV
Service: 7th NY CAV
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Birth: unknown, Unknown
Burial: Evergreen 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)
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 6/30/1891, VT; widow Hannah, 3/10/1903, VT
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)
2nd Great Grandfather of Helen Burgess-Tallman, Palm Bay,FL
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Evergreen Cemetery, Rutland, VT
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The funeral of Reuben Burgess, who died Friday morning at his home on Blanchard avenue, was held at the house Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Rev. Carleton Hazen officiated, assisted by Post Sennott, of which Mr. Burgess was a member. The Grand Army ritual was read at the house and Comrades George Brown, Daniel Simons, Albert Bunce and Robert Elliot were bearers. The burial was in Evergreen cemetery.
Source: Rutland Daily Herald, January 26, 1903
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.