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White, William W.


Age: 21, credited to Wallingford, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 11/23/63, m/i 12/1/63, Pvt, Co. C, 11th VT INF, disch - minor, m/o 4/9/64

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Birth: 02/28/1847, Andover, VT
Death: 01/05/1912

Burial: Pleasant View Cemetery, Jamaica, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Bob Edwards
Findagrave Memorial #: 118698459


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, widow Abbie E., 1/24/1912, VT
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

Webmaster's Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career


2nd Great Granduncle of Charlene McGill, Westford, VT

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Pleasant View Cemetery, Jamaica, VT

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Civil War Veteran Dead.

Death has claimed another of our townsmen, William Warner White, who died Friday, Jan. 5. Mr. White was born in Windham Feb. 28, 1847, and was of the seventh generation from Peregrine White, who was born on the Mayflower in 1620. He was one of nine children of Calvin and Mary Richardson White and was a veteran of the Civil war, enlisting in Company C, 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery. He was for many years an active member of Scott post, No. 11, G.A.R., and was instrumental in organizing Warren L. Holton camp, Sons of Veterans, and was elected and commissioned as its first captain. He was for some years a member of the Congregational church and Christian Endeavor society and a diligent student of the Bible. Mr. White married May 31, 1873, Abbie E. Johnson, who survives. They had one son, Rev. W.A. White, who is pastor of the First Congregational church of Sturbridge, Mass.

Mr. White leaves two brothers, Nason L. White of Greenfield, N.H., and Rouello C. White of Waldo, Florida, and two sisters, Mrs. Emma J. Wilder of North Clarendon, this state, and Mrs. Eulalie Chandler of Worcester, this state. He live din town more than 35 years and was respected by all his acquaintances. The funeral was held in the Congregational church Sunday at 2 p.m., Mr. Trainer officiating, assisted by Rev. T. C. Brewster. The burial took place in the Jamaica cemetery. The bearers were Sons of Veterans.

Source: Brattleboro Reformer, January 12, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.