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Kinney, Francis B.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 22, credited to Sheldon, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 11/4/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. B, 1st VT CAV, pow 4/1/63, prld, 4/7/63, m/o 11/18/64

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VITALS

Birth: 12/05/1839, Milton, VT
Death: 03/01/1919

Burial: Village Cemetery, Milton, VT
Marker/Plot: 2
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 16659130

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 4/2/1890, VT
Portrait?: king
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

DESCENDANTS

Great Grandfather of Bob Sibley, Georgia, VT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Village Cemetery, Milton, VT

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Obituary

MILTON -- Francis B. Kinney, an aged resident, died at his home in South Milton Center early Saturday morning. He has been in failing health for several years. He was in his 80th year.

He was in Company B, of the Vermont Cavalry in the Civil War, probably the last of the company left in this town.

He leaves two daughters, Mrs. Delbert Sibley, of Barre, and Mrs Edwin Sibley, who lived with him at his home place, and several grandchildren.

The funeral was held at his late residence Monday afternoon at one o'clock.

Source: Burlington Weekly Free Press, March 6, 1919
Courtesy of Deanna French