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Whiting, Samuel

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 39, credited to Springfield, VT
Unit(s): 16th VT INF
Service: enl 9/15/62, m/i 10/23/62, Pvt, Co. K, 16th VT INF, pr CPL 5/1/63, m/o 8/10/63

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VITALS

Birth: 12/02/1822, Rockingham, VT
Death: 03/131904

Burial: Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 185503510

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 12/18/1889, VT
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Remarks: None

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BURIAL:

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Summer Hill Cemetery, Springfield, VT

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Obituary

WESTON

Word was received Saturday, March 29, by Mrs. J. N. Waite of the death of Samuel Whiting, the father of Mrs. Waite. His death occurred at Yantic, Conn., the home of his son-in-law, Dr. H. H. Howe, with whom he was spending the winter. He was 82 years of age. His death was caused by Bright's disease. The burial took place at Springfield Tuesday, his native town, where he has a wife and son buried. He was a grandson of Priest Whiting of Rockingham, the first settled Congregational minister in Vermont.

Source: The Vermont Tribune, March 25, 1904
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.