Vermont Flag Site Logo
Find a Soldier Units Battles Cemeteries Descendants Pensions Towns


Putnam, Cornelius H.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 23, credited to Huntington, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 12/9/61, m/i 2/18/62, PVT, Co. C, 8th VT INF, wdd, Port Hudson, 6/14/63, reen 1/5/64, pr CPL 7/1/64, pr SGT 3/30/65, m/o 6/28/65

See Legend for expansion of abbreviations

VITALS

Birth: abt 1838, Richmond, VT
Death: 05/24/1910

Burial: Fairview Cemetery, Wardsboro, VT
Marker/Plot: No record
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 139385420

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/19/1887, NH
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

DESCENDANTS

(Are you a descendant, but not listed? Register today)

BURIAL:

Copyright notice

Tombstone

Tombstone

Fairview Cemetery, Wardsboro, VT

Check the cemetery for location/directions and other veterans who may be buried there.


Obituary

The funeral of Cornelius Putnam, who died in the home of his son-in-law, Erving Bills, May 24, was held in the Methodist church Friday at 11 o'clock, Rev. G. L. Wells officiating.

Mrs. Fred Hanson and son, Fred, of Nashua, N.H., are visiting relatives in town being called here on account of the death of her father, Cornelius Putnam.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, 3 Jun 1910
Transcribed by Tom Ledoux