Burnham, Samuel Emmons
Age: 22, credited to Manchester, VTVITALS
Birth: 04/08/1840, Manchester, VTADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Alias?: None notedDESCENDANTS
Dellwood Cemetery, Manchester, VT
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Capt. Samuel Burnham, 60, who died in Rutland Saturday was a graduate of Burr & Burton seminary, and of Middlebury College. His sister, Miss Mary Burnham, established the well known Burnham Schools for Girls at North Hampton, Mass. Mr. Burnham enlisted as Sergeant of the fifth Vermont regiment in the Civil War, and returned as Captain of his Company. He had been engaged in the insurance business in Rutland for more than 30 years.
Vermont Phoenix, Sept. 28, 1900
Courtesy of Deanna French.