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Whitney, Alvin J.


Age: 21, credited to Hyde Park, VT
Unit(s): 8th VT INF
Service: enl 5/25/64, m/i 5/25/64, Pvt, Co. F, 8th VT INF, m/o 6/24/65

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Birth: 10/14/1845, Hyde Park, VT
Death: 12/26/1914

Burial: Eden Corners Cemetery, Eden, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Denis & Karen Jaquish
Findagrave Memorial #: 61845692


Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/7/1887, VT; widow Lizzie E., 3/24/1915, 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


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Eden Corners Cemetery, Eden, VT

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


Rev. Mr. Hazen of Johnson was in town Monday to officiate at the funeral of Alvin Whitney, which was held at the Mills church. Mr. Whitney, who was a Civil War veteran, had been in failing health for many months. He leaves a wife and four sons, Lee, Ellery, Lovell, Loma. There remains but six old soldiers in the town.

Source: Morrisville News & Citizen, Dec. 30, 1914
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.